APA Washington is now accepting Nominations for State and Section Board Member leadership positions for the 2017 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 

Puget Sound Section Board

  • President-Elect
  • Snohomish County Representative
  • Pierce County Representative

Northwest Section Board

  • President
  • Secretary

Southwest Section Board

Peninsula Section Board

  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Clallam County Representative
  • Jefferson County Representative
  • Kitsap County Representative
  • Mason County Representative

South Sound Section Board

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 Talia Tittelfitz, AICP at talia.tittelfitz@bhcconsultants.com or Patrick Lynch, AICP at Patrick.lynch@transpogroup.com

The APA Washington Chapter Nominations Committee:
Talia Tittelfitz, AICP
Patrick Lynch, AICP
Chris Comeau, AICP-CTP
Steve Butler, FAICP