WSEMA Leadership

Executive Board Members 2023-2024

Ross McDowell, WSEMA President | Lewis County | Deputy Director of Emergency Management

Chandra Fox, CEM, WSEMA Immediate Past- President | Spokane County | Deputy Director of Emergency Management

Alysha Kaplan, WSEMA President-Elect | King County | Deputy Director of Emergency Management

Hannah Cleverly, WSEMA Secretary |
Grays Harbor County | Deputy Director of Emergency Management  

Erika Katt, WSEMA Treasurer | Lewis County | Emergency Management Planner

 

Annie Merritt, WSEMA Public Sector Representative | WA EMD | Continuity Program Manager

Matthew Lieuallen, WSEMA Private Sector Representative | Stantec Consulting | Senior Principal 

JoAnn Boggs

JoAnn Boggs, WSEMA East Side Representative | Pend Oreille County | Deputy Director of Emergency Management

Will Lugo, WSEMA West Side Representative | Puget Sound Fire & City of SeaTac | Emergency Management 

Clinton Davis, WSEMA Tribal Representative | Chehalis Tribe | Emergency Manager

WSEMA Executive Board Election Cycle Information: 

The term of office for the President and President Elect shall be one year. The President Elect shall move into the President’s position at the end of the one-year term of office held by the President. 

The East and West Side Representative, Secretary, and the Tribal Liaison shall be elected every odd year to serve a two-year term of office. The Treasurer, Public Sector Member-at-large, and Private Sector Member-at-large shall be elected every even year to serve a two-year term of office. 

Terms of office shall start at the beginning of the month following elections. 

Committee Chairs 

Matt Klien | Membership Committee Chair

JoAnn Boggs| Conference Committee Co-Chair

Will Lugo | Conference Committee Co-Chair 

Erika Katt| Finance Committee Advisor

Julie de Losada, Legislative Committee Chair

Annie Merritt, Bylaws Committee Advisor