Updated: Oct. 12, 2022

Board of Governors Elections

The WSBA Board of Governors focuses on policy, leadership, strategy, and oversight of the organization. Service on the Board requires vision, leadership, diplomacy, and passion in pursuit of the WSBA's mission to serve the public and the members of the WSBA, to ensure the integrity of the legal profession and to champion justice.

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Serving on the WSBA Board of Governors

Is Board Service Right For You?

  • Review the ' Serving on the WSBA Board of Governors' Overview.
  • In 2023, the WSBA will be seeking applicants for the following seats: Congressional Districts 3, 6, 7 North, 8 and Governor At Large.
  • For the next regular election cycle, the application information will be posted in January 2023. Per WSBA Bylaws, the application deadline for the Congressional seats is Feb. 15, 2023 and the application deadline for Governor At Large is April 17, 2023. 

Notice of WSBA COVID-19 Volunteer Vaccination Policy

The WSBA Board of Governors approved a policy requiring all WSBA volunteers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to participate in an in-person WSBA meeting or event. This policy is inclusive of the Board of Governors. More information.


The WSBA values diversity and inclusion, and encourages Black, Indigenous and people of color, women, people from the LBGTQ communities, people with disabilities, and members of other groups who have been systemically oppressed to apply for our committees, boards, and panels. 

For any questions regarding the Board of Governors elections, please contact Paris Eriksen, WSBA Volunteer Engagement Advisor, at parise@wsba.org or barleaders@wsba.org.