APA Washington is now accepting Nominations for State and Section Board Member leadership positions for the 2018 Annual State Planning Elections. Board leadership positions are a great way to network and give back to APA-WA. Nominations and position statements are due by May 15th, so don’t delay!

Open Positions

The following is a list of the open positions for the upcoming elections:

Washington Chapter Board 

  • President-Elect

Puget Sound Section Board

  • President-Elect
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • King County Representative

Columbia Section Board

  • President

Northwest Section Board

  • President-Elect
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer

Inland Empire Section Board

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • At-Large

How to Submit a Nomination

If you would like to submit a nomination for any of the open positions, please log-in and register an account on the APA National Elections web page. The portal for registering and submitting your information, position statement, and photo is here: 

Download APA’s Guidelines for writing a position statement.


March 15 - May 15: 

May 15:

May 15 - June 1: 

June Newsletter

August 7 - September 7



October Newsletter: 


November 1:

Submit nominations and position statement online

DEADLINE to submit nominations

Nominations committee selects final nominees for each position

Official list of nominees announced

Online voting, ballots distributed via email to all Washington Chapter Members

Announcement of election results

New Board term begins

If you have questions, please contact Nikole Coleman, AICP at nikole.coleman@gmail.com.