Officers & Staff

Washington State Council Officers

Chairman : Brad Throssell

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Treasurer: Patrick Prichard

(303) 437-0906

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Secretary: Jon Luthanen

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Advocacy Commitee: Brad Throssell

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List of Members:

George Hankey Bellevue/Issaquah Email George
Mike Reed Bellingham Email Mike
Neal Hoffberg Belleuve/Issaquah Email Neal
Pat Hesselgesser Ellensburg Email Pat
Andrew Ramsey Olympia Email Andrew
Steve Miller Bellevue/Issaquah Email Steve
Harvey Morrison Spokane Email Harvey
Chelsey Betterley White Salmon  



Conservation Committee: open


Fundraising Committee: Pat Pritchard

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Invasives Committee: open


Membership Committee: open (supports council and chapter relationships with the Pacific Northwest Volunteer Committee on chapter stability


Veteran's Service Partnership Chair: Nick Fellander

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NLC Rep: Tim Gavin

(509) 966-7628

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STREAM Girls Leaders: Brad Throssell

Members: Madeline Masterjek, Laurie Wilhite, Lisa Beranek, Renee Petra, Kim Garner (Portland, Or)


Women's Initiative J. Michelle Swope

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Pacific Northwest Volunteer Coordinator: Melyssa Graeper


Webmaster: Bill Gerdts

(425) 228-4866

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 Women's workshop
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 Youth Conservation
2008 Youth Conservation
& Fly Fishing Academy.