Updated: Nov. 2, 2018

Board of Governors Nominations Committee

November 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee will review the following nominations and appointments at its Nov. 15, 2018, meeting. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Client Protection Board
Tracy Flood
Matthew Honeywell

Council on Public Defense
Marc Boman
Robert Boruchowitz

Pro Bono & Public Service Committee
Christine Anderson
Chiedza Nziramamasanga (alternate)

Supreme Court appointments

Conflict Review Officer
Andrew Carrington

Hearing Officer Panel
Donald William Carter

External Appointments

Northwest Justice Project Board of Directors
(All applicants)
Megan Case
Marsha Chien
Michael Cressey
Jenny Cochrane
Megan Grembowski
Dave LaSarte-Meeks
Mindy Longanecker
Raul Martinez
Kate Moglia
Rob Roche
Kelly Sovar
Rebecca Stith
Sean Waite


September 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee made the following nominations and appointments at its September 2018 meeting. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Pro Bono & Public Service Committee
Bonnie Aslagson
Na Crabtree
Maura Deering
Jennifer Mackley
Scott Meyer
Paul Okner
Althea Paulson
Kristina Ralls
Audrey Udashen
Brendan Vandor

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Disciplinary Board
(appointment is made by Supreme Court)
Donna Halwe
Lori Worthington Hurl

External Appointments

Board for Judicial Administration's Public Trust & Confidence Committee
(appointment is made by the Board for Judicial Administration)
Jennifer A. Garber


August 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee made the following appointments at its August 2018 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Council on Public Defense
Benjamin Carr
Randy Johnson

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Disciplinary Board
(Recommended by Disciplinary Selection Panel; appointment is made by Supreme Court)
David Sattler


July 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee made the following appointments at its July 2018 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

External Appointments

Office of Civil Legal Aid Oversight Committee
Chalia Stallings-Ala'ilima

American Bar Association House of Delegates
Kaustuv Das


June 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee made the following appointments at its June 27, 2018, meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. For more information, see the >meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments (nominees listed)

Character & Fitness Board
Agraj Atreya
Cynthia Elaine Chen-Weller
Knowrasa T. Patrick
Nicholas Broten Straley
Alan James Tindell
Brent Jeoffry Williams-Ruth

Committee on Professional Ethics
Jeffrey T. Kestle

Continuing Legal Education Committee
Gregory Leigh Bertram
Sharon M. Glenn
Aubrie Hicks
Joel Daniel Matteson

Council on Public Defense
Kathleen Kyle
Daryl Rodrigues

Editorial Advisory Committee
Benjamin Blystad Gould
Karrin Lee Klotz
Heidi Nicole Urness
Michelle Irene Young

Washington Young Lawyers Committee
Jordan Lee Couch, chair-elect

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Access to Justice Board
Terry Jay Price

Practice of Law Board
Michele Nina Carney

External Appointments

American Bar Association House of Delegates
Lisa Dickinson
Maureen Mitchell
Vicki Orrico

Certified Professional Guardianship Board
Amanda Froh (nominated; the Supreme Court will make the appointment)

Judicial Information Systems Committee
Robert Taylor (nominated; the Supreme Court will make the appointment)

Washington Pattern Jury Instructions Committee
Todd Gardner (nominated; the Supreme Court will make the appointment)


May 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee made the following appointments at its May 16, 2018, meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Adjunct Disciplinary Counsel Panel
Michele Nina Carney   
Carrie M Coppinger Carter
J. Donald Curran
Ramina  Dehkhoda-Steele
Erin Angela Jacobson

Board of Bar Examiners
Robert Gerard Beaumier Jr.
Joseph Anthony Blumel III  
Bruce T. Clark
William Jerry Croft   
Kerri Nicole Davis   
Kelly Walsh Holler   
Mark Sterling Johnsen   
Randolph O Petgrave III  
Erin E Pounds   
Nicole M Tedrow   
Michelle Irene Young   
Kenneth Richard Zigler Jr.

Client Protection Fund Board
Julian McFarland Bray  
Mikolaj Tytus Tempski

Committee On Professional Ethics 
Pamela H. Anderson   
Vincent T. Lombardi II

Council on Public Defense 
Kim  Ambrose   
Rachel  Cortez   
Colin  Fieman
Justice Sheryl Gordon McCloud   
Weston B Meyring   
Rebecca See Stith
Ann  Christian,  Advisory member 
Eileen Farley,  Advisory member

Court Rules & Procedures Committee
Mimy A Bailey   
Ulrike Buschbacher Connelly   
Jefferson Hampton Coulter II  
Anthony J. Di Tommaso Jr.  
Bertha Baranko Fitzer   
Joyce Marie Heritage   
Karen Alexander Horowitz   
Sarah L. Lee   
Alison Leigh Markette   
Kirk David Miller   
Isham Mahesh Reavis   
Rachael  Rogers   
Rooein  Roshandel   
Brian Christopher Zuanich   
Kathleen  Goodman, Alternate 
Jeremy Fischel Wood, Alternate 

Judicial Recommendation Committee
Casey Morgan Bruner   
E Michiko  Fjeld   
Joshua Benjamin Klugman   
John L. O'Brien   
Vonda Michell Sargent   
Dakota L Solberg
Benjamin J Stone   
Boaz  Weintraub   
Kyle Raymond Wood
Brennen Jordan Johnson, Alternate 
Michael Alan Morguess, Alternate 
Jeremy Fischel Wood, Alternate

Law Clerk Board
John Meyers
Benjamin Phillabaum
Amy Louise Perlman   
Karen Mary Dinan, Alternate

Legislative Review Committee
Brian James Considine   
Rachel Elizabeth Forde   
Taudd Alexander Hume   
Debra Beth Lefing   
Edwin Nick Norton   
Kyle D Sciuchetti   
Tim Spellman   
Catherine R Szurek   
John Thaddaeus Yip   
Karrin Lee Klotz, Alternate

Records Request Appeals Officer
Emily A Sheldrick

Washington Young Lawyers Committee
Zachary Davison   
Benjamin James Hodges   
Catherine Enright Holm   
Maha Jafarey   
Brian Andrew Neuharth   
Alixanne Bennett Pinkerton   
Nathan John Beard, Alternate 
Jennifer Doehne, Alternate 
Harrison Lucas Etoh Owens, Alternate

WSBA Diversity Committee
Sunitha Anjilvel   
Chelsea Marie Brisbois   
Andrea Samonica Jarmon   
Lauren William Locke   
Lisa H Mansfield   
Thomas W McGirk   
Allison Kay Ross   
Laura L. Wulf   
Nam Duc Nguyen, Alternate 
Christopher Thomas Sweeney, Alternate 

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Access to Justice Board
Esperanza Borboa>
Laura Thomas Bradley   
David S Keenan

Conflicts Review Officer
Marc L. Silverman

Disciplinary Advisory Round Table
Lea  Galanter
Leland G Ripley   
Jane M. Smith
Hugh Davidson Spitzer;
Erica Temple

Disciplinary Board
recommended by the Disciplinary Selection Panel
Frank Cornelius, Chair 
Janice  Wang, Vice Chair
Julia Kravets Doyle
Jeffrey Ryan Gate

Disciplinary Selection Panel
Stephanie Bloomfield
David Laurence Broom
Stew Cogan
Kristi Coy
Susan Carol Hacker
Nancy Carol Ivarinen
Lawrence Jay Kuznetz

Hearing Officer Panel
recommended by the Disciplinary Selection Panel
William John Carlson
Scott Martin Ellerby
Joseph M. Mano Jr.
Timothy Michael Moran
Carl Joseph Oreskovich
Andre M Penalver
Sidney Stillerman Royer
Andrekita Silva
Rebecca Lynn Stewart
Henry Edward Stiles II
David A. Thorner
Douglas Warren Vanscoy

External Appointments

American Bar Association House of Delegates(partial-term appointments; additional full-term appointments will be made in June)
John Felleisen
Arthur Lachman, Alternate

Legal Foundation of Washington Board of Trustees
Fred Rivera


February 2018

The Board of Governors' Nominations Committee made the following appointments at its February 26, 2018 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes . Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

External Appointments

Office of Public Defense Advisory Committee

Helen Anderson


December 2017

The following appointments and nominations were made by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its December 2017 meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Limited License Legal Technician Board – nominated by the LLLT Board
Sarah Bove

External Appointments 

Board for Judicial Administration's Public Trust & Confidence Committee
Mary Crawford (nominated; the Supreme Court will make the appointment)

Council on Public Legal Education
Devra Cohen
Tracy Flood


November 2017

The following appointments and nominations were made by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its November 2017 meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. For more information, see the meeting minutesPlease direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Law Clerk Board
John Meyers
Emily Mowrey

Washington Young Lawyers Committee 
Ian McCurdy

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Limited License Legal Technician Board – nominated by the LLLT Board
Stephanie Delaney

Limited Practice Boardnominated by the LP Board
Thomas Peterson

External Appointments 

Washington Court Reports Commission
Bruce Gardiner (nominated; the Supreme Court will make the appointment)

Northwest Justice Project Board of Directors
James H. Corning
Russell Speidel
Sean Waite
Judge Richard White (ret.)


September 2017

The following appointments were made by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its September 2017 meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Board of Bar Examiners 
Cathy Helman
Janet Gemberling
Mark McClain

Character & Fitness Board 
Larry Goldberg (nominated as public member; appointment is made by Supreme Court)

Continuing Legal Education Committee 
Douglas (Wil) Miller

Council on Public Defense
Jason Gillmer
Brooks Holland (advisory member)

Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Board 
Gloria Ochoa-Bruck
Todd Wildermuth (public member) 

External Appointments 

American Bar Association House of Delegates
Kari Petrasek (alternate)

Supreme Court Ethics Advisory Committee
Scott Ellerby (nominated; appointment is made by Supreme Court)


June 2017

The following appointments were made by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its June 2017 meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Character & Fitness Board 
Lisa Marsh

Continuing Legal Education Committee 
Andrew James Asplund
Claire Louise Keeley
Adam Joseph McGerty
Jeff Sbaih
Madison Hillary Teofilak
Aimee Louise Trua

Council on Public Defense
Deborah Ahrens
Judge Drew Henke
Marc A. Boman (advisory member)
Robert C. Boruchowitz (advisory member)
Jon E. Ostlund (advisory member)

Court Rules & Procedures Committee
Jody Kris Cloutier

Judicial Recommendation Committee 
Kristin D. Shotwell
Andrew Hubbard Fuller (alternate)

Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Board 
Dana C. Laverty
Carrie D. Umland 

Washington Young Lawyers Committee Zachary Davidson
Tpinder Kim Sandher (Chair-elect)

WSBA Appointments cont.

WSBA Diversity Committee 
Mubarak F Abdur Raheem
Jennifer Anne Cruz
Linda Sophia Fang
Roger L. Hillman
Jennifer Lorraine Lamari
Ailene M. Limric

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Disciplinary Boardrecommended by Disciplinary Selection Panel
Jenny Allen
Michelle Harrington
Todd A. Wildermuth (alternate)

Limited License Legal Technician Boardnominated by the LLLT Board
Tierra A Busby
Nancy Carol Ivarinen
Andrea Samonica Jarmon
Jennifer Leigh Peterson

Limited Practice Boardnominated by the LP Board
Jim Blair

External Appointments 

American Bar Association House of Delegates
RaShelle Davis
Jaime Hawk
Amber Rush
Kathleen J. Hopkins (alternate)


May 2017

The following individuals were appointed – or nominated, in the case of Supreme Court appointments – to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its May 2017 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Adjunct Disciplinary Counsel
Fabio Ambrosio 
William John Carlson 
Leslie Jean Garrison 
Sean Bennet Malcolm 
Carol Jean Murray 
Deborah Marie Niedermeyer 
Steven Neil Zwerin

Board of Bar Examiners
Eric Michael Allen 
Jon Gurney 
Richard Berton Keeton 
Christopher Arleigh Lybeck 
Richard McKewen 
Patrick J. Oshie 
Martin Sjolie 
Melanie T. Stella 

Character and Fitness Board
Kathryn E. Berger 
David Groesbeck 
Kathleen Heather Paukert 
Sean Donald Reay

Committee On Professional Ethics
Callie Anne Castillo 
J. Donald Curran 
Lucinda Dodge Fernald 
Brooks Holland 
Michele Nina Carney (alternate)
Sims G. Weymuller (alternate)

Council on Public Defense
Nick Allen
Hon. Johanna Bender
Justin Hunter Bingham
Benjamin Carr
Danitza Milosevic Casselman
Jaime Michelle Hawk 
Hon. Michael Joseph Killian 
Ping A. Lau

Court Rules & Procedures Committee
Olga V. Blotnis 
Claire Joan Priscilla Carden 
Stephanie P. Dikeakos 
Richard Edward Greene 
Geoffrey Grindeland
Donald Gamble Guthrie 
John Robert Ledford 
Timothy Michael Moran 
Ashton Taylor Rezayat 
Dalynne Singleton 
James Smith 
Ann Marie Summers 
Jon Michael Zimmerman 

Editorial Advisory Committee
Ruby Kathryn Aliment 
Christopher Alan Campbell 
Michael John Cherry 
Ralph Wilhem Flick 
Marla Starkweather Fox 
Daniel Alexander Himebaugh

Judicial Recommendation Committee
Cynthia Lisette Alexander 
Ian Christopher Cairns 
Paul Michael Crisalli 
Anne Hall 
Steven A. Horst 
Rachelle Lee Wills 
Kenneth P. Henrikson

Law Clerk Board
Christell Ann Casey 
Tonya M. Hebert 
Sarah J. Kolpacoff

WSBA Appointments cont.

Pro Bono and Public Service Committee
Emily Kelly Arneson 
Laura Elizabeth Baier 
Nancy S. Chupp 
Jordann Marie Hallstrom 
Nicholas Christopher Larson 
Elizabeth Y. Lee 
Kevin Edward McGuire 
Emily Crystal Nelson 
Adam Nathaniel Yeaton 
Maura Kelley Deering (alternate)

Records Request Appeals Officers
Eric Michael Allen 
Jeffrey Craig Miller (alternate)

Washington Young Lawyers Committee
Emily Ann Albrecht 
Jordan Lee Couch 
Molly Marie Moffett 
Andrew Daniel Pugsley 
Nathan John Beard (alternate)
Zachary Davison (alternate)
Maxwell Everett Kirchhoff (alternate)
Tyler L. Merrill (alternate)

Supreme Court Appointments

Access to Justice Board
Hon. Frederick Philip Corbit 
Hon. David S Keenan 
Lindy Laurence
Michelle Corpuz Lucas 

Conflicts Review Officers
Michael J. Pontarolo 

Disciplinary Board

Marc Silverman, Chair
Frank Cornelius, Vice Chair
Roger Leishman
Felicia Renee Value 
Mark Edmund Vovos 
Janice Sue Wang 
Lisa Marsh (alternate)
Frank Michael Washko (alternate)

Hearing Officers

Randolph O. Petgrave III, Chief Hearing Officer
David Bruce Condon 
Diana Marie Dearmin 
Marshall L. Ferguson 
William Edward Fitzharris Jr.
Terri Rae Luken 
Nadine Darlene Scott 
Edward F. Shea Jr.
Christopher Strawn 

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board (nominated by the MCLE Board)

Melissa Skelton, Chair
Christopher Cornell Graves 
Asia Noel Wright 
Eric Michael Allen (alternate)

Practice of Law Board (nominated by the Practice of Law Board)
Trena Berton 
George Arthur Critchlow 
Dominique Louise Eng Jinhong 
Jennifer Unger 
Gabriel Andrew Foster (alternate)



March 2017

The following individuals were appointed to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its March 2017 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Character & Fitness Board
Fabio Ambrosio
Jeremy Rogers

External Appointments

Statute Law Committee
Hillary Madsen


February 2017

The following individuals were nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its February 2017 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Limited Practice Board
Kim Miller, chair
Scott Osborne
Bill Ronhaar
Shauna Schraft
Rhea Toles (alternate)