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  • Michael Wagar, President, Lafromboise Communications
  • Patrick Grubb, 1st Vice President, The Northern Light, Blaine
  • Eric LaFontaine, 2nd Vice President, Sound Publishing
  • Sandy Stokes, Past President
  • Fred Obee, Secretary, WNPA staff
  • Scott Hunter, The Star, Grand Coulee
  • Colette Weeks, Anacortes American
  • Caralyn Bess, Columbia Basin Herald
  • Roger Harnack, Statesman Examiner, Colville
  • Teresa Myers, Omak Okanogan County Chronicle
  • Michelle Nedved, Newport Miner
  • Steve Powell, Marysville Globe

WNPA FOUNDATION Board of Directors

  • Don Nelson, President, Methow Valley News
  • Sandy Stokes, Vice President, Olympia News Bureau
  • Fred Obee, WNPA staff, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Paul Archipley, Mukilteo Beacon, Edmonds Beacon
  • Dave Gauger, Gauger Media Services
  • Keven Graves, Whidbey News Group, Coupeville
  • Don Nelson, Methow Valley News
  • Mike Lewis, Lynden Tribune, Ferndale Record
  • Jason Miller, Concrete Herald
  • Josh O’Connor, Sound Publishing, Bellevue
  • Andrea Otanez, University of Washington