Board of Directors 2017 - 2018 

Al Vorderbrueggen
Spokane Parks & Recreation
Eric Friedli
Shoreline Parks & Recreation

Vice President
Maxine Whattam
City of Redmond Parks and Recreation

Casey StanleyDirector At-Large
Casey Stanley
Recreation Manager 
Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services
Director At-Large
Cody Geddes
Recreation Supervisor
Federal Way Parks & Recreation
King County Region Director
Julie Paraschondola
Executive Director
Kent Parks & Recreation
Southwest Washington Regional Director
Chad Harvell
Recreation Coordinator
Pierce County Parks & Recreation
Northwest Washington Regional Director
Kevin Witte
Recreation Supervisor
Mountlake Terrace Recreation and Parks
Eastern Washington Region & Secretary
Kurt Dahmen
Recreation Superintendent
Pullman Parks & Recreation

Past President
Cheryl Fraser
Regional Park Director
Seattle Parks & Recreation

Ex-Officio - Executive Director
Andrew Estep


Board Meeting Calendar

WRPA Members are welcome to attend board meetings. There will be no public/member comment as board agendas are set ahead of time. If you would like to add an item to the agenda, email a request to the President one week prior to the board meeting. Please understand that at any time, the WRPA Board of Directors can go into Executive Session and exclude non Board Members from this part of the meeting. Please email the WRPA Office if you are interested in attending a meeting. 

2017-2018 Board Meeting Schedule

  • June 23, 2017 10am-12pm – virtual
  • Board Retreat July 20/21 2017
  • September 22, 2017 10am-12pm – virtual
  • October 27, 2017 in person - Seattle
  • December 1, 2017 10am-12pm - virtual
  • Board Retreat January 25/26 2018
  • February 23, 2018– 10am-12pm  virtual
  • March 23, 2018– 10am-12pm  virtual
  • April 30 - May 1 2018  - Pre-Conference Board Meeting at SeaTac

Additional Resources:

Board Materials
Past Presidents