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Trustee Committees

Eight committees administer functions and responsibilities of the Washington State Association of College Trustees (ACT).

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Committee Purpose

Audit the ACT financial records after the close of the fiscal year.

Committee Members

  • Judy Hartmann, South Puget Sound Community College - Chair
  • Jim Lowery, Centralia College
  • Dan Altmayer, Highline College
  • Bob Ryan, Tacoma Community College

Committee Purpose

  • Oversee the selection process for Transforming Lives Award recipients honored during the annual Winter Conference.
  • Oversee the selection of individuals who have made significant contributions to the advancement of community and technical colleges to honor during the Spring Conference.

Committee Members

  • Diana Clay, Edmonds Community College - Chair
  • Rich Fukutaki, Bellevue College
  • Juanita Richards, Big Bend Community College
  • Jada Rupley, Clark College
  • Mike Wilson, Community Colleges of Spokane
  • Sergio Hernandez, Walla Walla Community College
  • Phyllis Gleasman, Wenatchee Valley College

Committee Purpose

Prepares and presents budget and dues recommendation for approval at the annual business meeting. 

Committee Members 

  • Kedrich Jackson, Columbia Basin College, Treasurer – Chair
  • Rich Fukutaki, Bellevue College
  • Betty Cobbs, Everett Community College
  • Tim Clark, Green River College

Committee Purpose

The Legislative Action Committee (LAC) representatives serve as their college board of trustees' first point-of-contact for all ACT legislative advocacy and communications.

The members of this committee help inform ACT’s Board of Directors, as well as their own individual board of trustees, regarding to statewide policy, budget and advocacy issues.

Committee Representatives and College Chairs roster

Committee Purpose

Solicits nominations for executive board positions to be filled at the annual business meeting. 

Committee Members 

  • James Curtis, Tacoma Community College – Chair
  • Betty Cobbs, Everett Community College Member
  • Tyler Page, Renton Technical College Member
  • Sherry Armijo, Columbia Basin College – 1st Alternate
  • Jackie Boschok, Green River College  2nd Alternate

Committee Purpose

An "as needed" committee convened to consider or propose amendments to the bylaws and/or standing rules as suggested by the membership. 

Committee Members

  • Beth Thew, Community Colleges of Spokane
  • Bob Ryan, Tacoma Community College
  • Sergio Hernandez, Walla Walla Community College

Committee Purpose

Plans training and education programs as well as providing professional development opportunities for trustees.

Committee Members 

  • Carl Zapora, Edmonds Community College – Chair
  • Thomas Stredwick, Big Bend Community College
  • Doris Wood-Brumsickle, Centralia College
  • Betty Cobbs, Everett Community College
  • Jackie Boschok, Green River College
  • Tyler Page, Renton Technical College
  • Doug Mah, South Puget Sound Community College
  • Rebecca Johnson, Whatcom Community College

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