2021-2022 Board


Molly Branson Thayer, Ed.D.
(206) 221-8919
[email protected]
Senior Director, Cultivate Learning
University of Washington, College of Education
5001 25th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105


Brandon Lagerquist
Director for Assessment, Research and Evaluation
Anacortes School District 
2200 M Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221
20420 68th Avenue West, Lynnwood, WA 98036


At-Large Board Members:

Almai Malit, M.Ed.
Executive Director of Equity, Assessment &  Accountability, Highly Capable Programs
Puyallup School District
302 @nd St SE
Puyallup, WA 98372
(253) 840-8864
[email protected]


Andrea Cobb
Senior Program Officer, K-12 Education
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
[email protected]

Bill Ash
(509) 558-5434
[email protected]
Director of Assessment
Central Valley School District
19307 East Cataldo, Spokane Valley, WA 99016

Brian Gabele
(253) 583.5052 x5052
[email protected] 
Director of Assessment & Program Evaluation
Clover Park School District
10903 Gravelly Lake Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98499 

Brian Rick (Past President 2021-2022)
(360) 676-6526 (Office)
(360) 220-9255 (Cell)
[email protected] 
Director of Research and Assessment
Bellingham Public Schools
1306 Dupont St., Bellingham, WA 98225

LaWonda Smith-Marshall, Ed.D
(253) 294-2930
[email protected]
Elementary Principal Muckleshoot Tribal School 
15209 SE 376th St. Auburn, WA  98092
Maria Flores 
Executive Director, Center for the Improvement of Student Learning (CISL)
Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
[email protected]