Education Committee


  • Jerry Pettit, Chair, 2nd-Vice President, Kittitas County Auditor, Chair
  • Steve Marks, Franklin County Assessor
  • Jeanne Youngquist, Skagit County Auditor
  • Tristen Worthen, Douglas County Clerk

  • Craig Morrison, Grant County Coroner/Medical Examiner
  • Adam Kick, Skamania County Prosecutor
  • Peggy Semprimoznik, Lincoln County Clerk
  • Meredith Green, Kitsap County Treasurer
The Education Committee shall consist of the chair of the education committees of each of the affiliate groups. The WACO 2nd Vice-President is the Chair of the Education Committee.


In addition to other duties tasked by the President or Board of Trustees, the Education Committee is charged with the following duties:

  • Facilitating the development of WACO educational programs;
  • Presenting to the Board of Trustees, prior to the annual budget adoption, a summary of the proposed education program(s) for the ensuing year, along with a breakdown of the financial requirements to implement the programs;
  • Seeking out and make application for supplemental funds to support the training programs of the affiliate offices as necessary; and
  • Assisting in the planning of the annual meeting.