Area Groups

Connect with local CTE Administrators

Network with Peers
  • Receive Mentorship
  • Be a Mentor
  • Get Involved in Committees
Plan and Evaluate CTE Programs
  • Timeline of CTE Reporting
  • Program Re-Approval
  • 4-yr Planning and Program Review
  • Perkins Grant and CLNA
Share Best Practices
  • Frameworks
  • Staffing Practices and Professional Development
  • Budgeting
Access Resources
  • Conference materials
  • OSPI template documents
  • CTSOs
Connect with Regional Partners
  • Industry
  • Non-Profits Organizations
  • Economic Councils
Provide Feedback
  • Identify Issues or Challenges
  • Request Support from WACTA and OSPI

Explore Area Groups:

Clallam, Jefferson, and Kitsap Counties…
Led by:

Sara Hatfield, South Kitsap

Greg Kilpatrick, South Kitsap

King County…
Led by:

Kari Schuh, WANIC
Kim Herd, Enumclaw


Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Kittitas, and Okanogan Counties…
Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Orielle, Spokane, Stevens, and…
Led by:

Karen Hay, Central Valley

Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom…
Led by:

Ross Short, Stanwood
Mark Madison, Edmonds

Pierce County…
Adams Asotin, Benton, Columbia, Franklin, Garfield, Klickitat, Walla…
Led by:

SC - Jed Watters, West Valley

SE - Abby Mattson, Kennewick SD

Palouse Partners - Jerry Maher, Sea Tech SC & Walla Walla SD

Clark, Cowlitz, Pacific (partial), Skamania, and Wahkiakum…
Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, and Thurston counties…
Led by:

Brad Hooper, North Thurston