Executive Board

President
Anne Molenda,
Director of K12 Partnerships & Recruitment
South Puget Sound Community College
2011 Mottman Rd SW
Olympia, WA 98512
360.596.5417
Term: 2024

Past President
Melody Ferguson,
Dean of Admission
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Ave S
Tacoma, WA 98447
253.535.7707
Term: 2024

President Elect
Heidi Youseph,
College & Career Readiness Counselor
Freeman School District
14626 S. Jackson Rd.
Rockford, WA 99030
509.292.3721 #241
Term: 2026

Treasurer
Wendy Jo Peterson
208-301-2844
Term: 2024

Executive Secretary
Lucretia Folks
PO Box 2315
Olympia, WA 98507

Technology Officer
Julie Garver
360.292.4102

Commissions

College/School Tours and Fairs

College Planning Days

Co-Chair:
Heidi Youseph
Contact info above

Co-Chair:
Melody Ferguson
Contact info above

Casey Melnrick ,
Assistant Director of Recruitment & Outreach
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
11605 132nd Avenue NE
Kirkland, WA 98034
425.576.5819

Garick Sherburn,
Assistant Director for First Year Recruitment
University of Washington Bothell
18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011
425.352.5000

8th Grade College Exploration Days

Co-Chair:
Ellen Zambrowsky-Huls,
Counselor
Redmond High School
17272 NE 104th St
Redmond, WA 98052
425.936.1806
Term: 2026

Co-Chair:
Heidi Youseph
Contact info above

Jennifer Nehus,
Assistant Director of Recruitment
Eastern Washington University
333 Eagle Lane, 304 Sutton Hall
Cheney, WA 99004
509.359.7431
Term: 2024

Community/Technical College Transfer Fairs

Chair:
Leigh Jewett,
Associate Director of Career Services Peninsula College 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd. Port Angeles, WA 98362 360.417.6277

Counselor Workshops

Fall Counselor Workshops

Chair:
Megan Cooley,
Associate Director of Admissions
University of Washington, Tacoma
1900 Commerce St., Tacoma, WA 98402
253.692.4738
Term: 2024

CoChair:
Susan Mosby,
Counselor,
Discovery High School
2150 Fircrest Drive SE Port Orchard, WA 98366
360.443.3684
*Active Washington Council Recorder
Term: 2026

Transfer Advisor Workshop

Co- Chair:

Molly Brown,
Academic Advisor
North Seattle College
9600 College Way North
Seattle, WA 98103
206.934.7306
Term: 2025

Co- Chair:
Cheyanne Robertson,
Admissions Advisor: Transfer
Eastern Washington University
526 5th Street
Cheney, WA 99004
509.559.2239

Dual Credit

Chair:
Gail Bruce,
Counselor/Faculty
Skagit Valley College
2405 E College Way
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
360.416.7929
Term: 2024

Equity and Diversity

Co-Chair:
Brian Spraggins,
College & Career Readiness,
Ridgeline High School
20150 E. Country Vista Dr. Liberty Lake, WA 99019
509.558.3013
Term: 2024

Co-Chair:
Jennifer Nehus,
Assistant Director of Recruitment
Eastern Washington University
333 Eagle Lane, 304 Sutton Hall
Cheney, WA 99004
509.359.7431
Term: 2024

InterCollege Relations

Chair:
Audrey Minton, Senior Admission Operations Spclst – Credit Evaluation Gonzaga University 502 E Boone Ave. Spokane, WA 99258 509.313.6489

Membership/Publications & Communications

Membership Co-Chair:
Myndee Ronning, Director Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment
Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity
University of Washington
Schmitz Hall Box 355845 
1410 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, WA 98195 
206.685.3033
Term: 2025

Membership Co-Chair:
Melody Ferguson,
Dean of Admission
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Ave S
Tacoma, WA 98447
253.535.7707
Term: 2024

P & C Chair:
Paul Seegert,
Director of Admissions
University of Washington
301 Schmitz Hall
Seattle, WA 98195
206.616.3865
Term: 2026

Associations/Agency Representatives

Association of Washington School Principals
Andra Kelley-Batstone,
Assistant Principal
Olympia High School
1302 North St SE
Olympia, WA 98501
360.596.7041

Council of Presidents
Julie Garver,
Director of Policy & Academic Affairs
410 11th Ave SE, Suite 101
Olympia, WA 98501
360.292.4103

Independent Colleges of Washington
Terri Standish-Kuon,
President and CEO
600 Stewart St, Ste 600
Seattle, WA 98101
206.623.4494

Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
Maria Muto,
Secondary School Counseling Program Supervisor, 600 Washington St.
Olympia, WA 98504
360.870.8563

State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
Jamie Traugott,
Policy Associate, Student Services
1300 Quince St SE
Olympia, WA 98504
360.704.3929

State Board of Education
Linda Drake,
Director of Career & College Ready Initiatives
PO Box 47206
Olympia, WA 98501
360.725.6028

Washington Financial Aid Association
April Tovar, FAAC, Director Financial Aid, VASCO
Lower Columbia College 1600 Maple St. Longview, WA 98632
360.442.2391

Washington Student Achievement Council
Sarah Weiss,
Assistant Director of College Access and Support
917 Lakeridge Way SW
Olympia, WA 98505
360.485.1003

Washington School Counselors Association
Lilia Hueso,
Counselor
Moses Lake High School
803 Sharon Ave. E.
Moses Lake, WA 98837
509.793.7831

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