Board of Governors Nominations Committee

The following individuals will be considered for appointment (or nomination to the Supreme Court) to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its September 2017 meeting. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Board of Bar Examiners 
Cathy Helman
Janet Gemberling
Mark McClain

Character & Fitness Board 

Larry Goldberg (public member; appointment is made by Supreme Court)

Continuing Legal Education Committee 
Douglas (Wil) Miller

Council on Public Defense
Jason Gillmer
Brooks Holland (advisory member)

Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Board 
Gloria Ochoa-Bruck
Todd Wildermuth (public member) 

External Appointments 

Supreme Court Ethics Advisory Committee
Renee Bernier
Scott Ellerby
Josh King
Vicki Lee
Charles Lugosi
Timothy Moran
Robert Murphy
Paul Taylor
Lish Whitson
Roger Wynne



The following appointments were made by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its June 2017 meeting. Supreme Court nominations will be forwarded to the Court for appointment. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Character & Fitness Board 
Lisa Marsh

Continuing Legal Education Committee 
Andrew James Asplund
Claire Louise Keeley
Adam Joseph McGerty
Jeff Sbaih
Madison Hillary Teofilak
Aimee Louise Trua

Council on Public Defense
Deborah Ahrens
Judge Drew Henke
Marc A. Boman (advisory member)
Robert C. Boruchowitz (advisory member)
Jon E. Ostlund (advisory member)

Court Rules & Procedures Committee
Jody Kris Cloutier



Judicial Recommendation Committee
Kristin D. Shotwell
Andrew Hubbard Fuller (alternate)

Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection Board 
Dana C. Laverty
Carrie D. Umland

Washington Young Lawyers Committee Zachary Davidson
Tpinder Kim Sandher (Chair-elect)

WSBA Diversity Committee
Mubarak F Abdur Raheem
Jennifer Anne Cruz
Linda Sophia Fang
Roger L. Hillman
Jennifer Lorraine Lamari
Ailene M. Limric

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Disciplinary Boardrecommended by Disciplinary Selection Panel
Jenny Allen
Michelle Harrington
Todd A. Wildermuth (alternate)

Limited License Legal Technician Boardnominated by the LLLT Board
Tierra A Busby
Nancy Carol Ivarinen
Andrea Samonica Jarmon
Jennifer Leigh Peterson

Limited Practice Boardnominated by the LP Board
Jim Blair

External Appointments 

American Bar Association House of Delegates
RaShelle Davis
Jaime Hawk 
Amber Rush
Kathleen J. Hopkins (alternate)



The following individuals were appointed – or nominated, in the case of Supreme Court appointments – to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its May 2017 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Adjunct Disciplinary Counsel
Fabio Ambrosio 
William John Carlson 
Leslie Jean Garrison 
Sean Bennet Malcolm 
Carol Jean Murray 
Deborah Marie Niedermeyer 
Steven Neil Zwerin

Board of Bar Examiners
Eric Michael Allen 
Jon Gurney 
Richard Berton Keeton 
Christopher Arleigh Lybeck 
Richard McKewen 
Patrick J. Oshie 
Martin Sjolie 
Melanie T. Stella 

Character and Fitness Board
Kathryn E. Berger 
David Groesbeck 
Kathleen Heather Paukert 
Sean Donald Reay 

Committee On Professional Ethics
Callie Anne Castillo 
J. Donald Curran 
Lucinda Dodge Fernald 
Brooks Holland 
Michele Nina Carney (alternate)
Sims G. Weymuller (alternate)

Council on Public Defense
Nick Allen
Hon. Johanna Bender
Justin Hunter Bingham
Benjamin Carr
Danitza Milosevic Casselman
Jaime Michelle Hawk
Hon. Michael Joseph Killian
Ping A. Lau 

Court Rules & Procedures Committee
Olga V. Blotnis 
Claire Joan Priscilla Carden 
Stephanie P. Dikeakos 
Richard Edward Greene 
Geoffrey Grindeland
Donald Gamble Guthrie
John Robert Ledford
Timothy Michael Moran
Ashton Taylor Rezayat
Dalynne Singleton
James Smith
Ann Marie Summers
Jon Michael Zimmerman 

Editorial Advisory Committee
Ruby Kathryn Aliment 
Christopher Alan Campbell 
Michael John Cherry 
Ralph Wilhem Flick 
Marla Starkweather Fox 
Daniel Alexander Himebaugh 

Judicial Recommendation Committee
Cynthia Lisette Alexander 
Ian Christopher Cairns 
Paul Michael Crisalli 
Anne Hall 
Steven A. Horst 
Rachelle Lee Wills 
Kenneth P. Henrikson



Law Clerk Board
Christell Ann Casey 
Tonya M. Hebert 
Sarah J. Kolpacoff

Pro Bono and Public Service Committee
Emily Kelly Arneson 
Laura Elizabeth Baier 
Nancy S. Chupp 
Jordann Marie Hallstrom 
Nicholas Christopher Larson 
Elizabeth Y. Lee 
Kevin Edward McGuire 
Emily Crystal Nelson 
Adam Nathaniel Yeaton 
Maura Kelley Deering (alternate)

Records Request Appeals Officers
Eric Michael Allen 
Jeffrey Craig Miller (alternate)

Washington Young Lawyers Committee
Emily Ann Albrecht 
Jordan Lee Couch 
Molly Marie Moffett 
Andrew Daniel Pugsley 
Nathan John Beard (alternate)
Zachary Davison (alternate)
Maxwell Everett Kirchhoff (alternate)
Tyler L. Merrill (alternate)

Supreme Court Appointments

Access to Justice Board
Hon. Frederick Philip Corbit 
Hon. David S Keenan 
Lindy Laurence
Michelle Corpuz Lucas 

Conflicts Review Officers
Michael J. Pontarolo 

Disciplinary Board

Marc Silverman, Chair
Frank Cornelius, Vice Chair
Roger Leishman
Felicia Renee Value 
Mark Edmund Vovos 
Janice Sue Wang 
Lisa Marsh (alternate)
Frank Michael Washko (alternate)

Hearing Officers

Randolph O. Petgrave III, Chief Hearing Officer
David Bruce Condon 
Diana Marie Dearmin 
Marshall L. Ferguson 
William Edward Fitzharris Jr.
Terri Rae Luken 
Nadine Darlene Scott 
Edward F. Shea Jr.
Christopher Strawn 

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board (nominated by the MCLE Board)

Melissa Skelton, Chair
Christopher Cornell Graves 
Asia Noel Wright 
Eric Michael Allen (alternate)

Practice of Law Board (nominated by the Practice of Law Board)
Trena Berton 
George Arthur Critchlow 
Dominique Louise Eng Jinhong 
Jennifer Unger 
Gabriel Andrew Foster (alternate)



The following individuals were appointed to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its March 2017 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

WSBA Appointments

Character & Fitness Board
Fabio Ambrosio
Jeremy Rogers

External Appointments

Statute Law Committee
Hillary Madsen



The following individuals were nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its February 2017 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Limited Practice Board
Kim Miller, chair
Scott Osborne
Bill Ronhaar
Shauna Schraft
Rhea Toles (alternate)



The following individuals were appointed to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its December 2016 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.


Appointments

Council on Public Defense
Jon Ostlund

Washington Young Lawyers Committee
Mike Moceri (to chair-elect position)

External Appointments

Northwest Justice Project Board of Directors
Brendan Donckers
Loren Etengoff
Chiedza Nziramasanga


The following individuals were appointed or nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its October 2016 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.


Appointments

Council on Public Defense
Hon. Johanna Bender

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Practice of Law Board
Sarah Sumadi

MCLE Board
John Bender

External Appointments and Nominations

Certified Professional Guardianship Board
Victoria Kesala


The following individuals were appointed or nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its September 2016 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Pam Inglesby at pami@wsba.org.


Appointments

Committee on Professional Ethics
Thomas Andrews
Mark Fucile
Anne Seidel

Council on Public Defense
Stephan Thomas

Continuing Legal Education Committee
Charles Dold


Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Disciplinary Board
Becky Rawlings
Jaimie Winnett


The following individuals were appointed or nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its July 2016 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Sue Strachan at susanst@wsba.org.

 

Appointments

Lawyers Fund for Client Protection Board
Carol Hunter
Efrem Krisher
Daniel Rogers

External Appointments and Nominations

Washington Pattern Jury Instruction Committee
Nomination to Supreme Court, which makes the appointment
Rebecca Roe

WINGS Public Guardianship Committee
Ann LoGerfo

American Bar Association House of Delegates
Joel Matteson
Michael Pellicciotti
Debi Perluss
Amit Ranade


The following individuals were appointed or nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its June 2016 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Sue Strachan at susanst@wsba.org.


Appointments

Amicus Brief Committee

Steven Layne Russell

WSBA Diversity Committee

Oscar Eduardo Chaves
Robert Richard King

Washington Young Lawyers Committee

Jacob Richard Brennan
Colin James-Morrison McMahon 
Andrew Bryan Van Winkle
Andrew Ian Chang (alternate) 
Casey Morgan Bruner (alternate)
Matthew Cleary (alternate) 
Michelle Nicole Mance (alternate) 
Kyle David Mott (alternate) 
Casey Sanders (alternate) 
Craig James Watt (alternate) 

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Character & Fitness Board

Nomination to Supreme Court, which makes the appointment

Merri Ann Hartse

Limited License Legal Technician Board

Option to nominate to the Supreme Court, which makes the appointment

Brenda Cothary
Jeanne J. Dawes
Genevieve Mann
Jessica Mccoll Neilson
Ruth Walsh McIntyre
Gail Anne Hammer (alternate)
Harry F. Higgins (alternate)


The following individuals were appointed or nominated to serve on the following committees, boards and panels by the Board of Governors' Nominations Committee at its May 2016 meeting. For more information, see the meeting minutes. Please direct any comments or questions to Sue Strachan at susanst@wsba.org.


Appointments

Adjunct Disciplinary Counsel Panel

Kenneth Wendell Masters
Elizabeth Ann McIntyre

Board of Bar Examiners

Armikka R. Bryant 
Morgan Gierhart 
Madeline June Kass

Continuing Legal Education Committee

Jason L. Bergevin
Dianna Caley
Justin Eric Elder
Robert Joseph Roche
Craig Steven Sternberg
Brendon K. Taga

Court Rules & Procedures Committee

Cynthia Lisette Alexander
Ralph W. Anderson
Sara I. Beigh 
Ulrike Buschbacher Connelly
Jefferson Hampton Coulter II
Lisa Marie Donaldson
Shelby R. Frost Lemmel
Kenneth B. Gorton
Karen Alexander Horowitz
Caryn Geraghty Jorgense
Judith A. Lonnquist
Alison Leigh Markette
Gerald John Moberg
Elizabeth Mary Rene
John Robert Ledford (alternate)
Ashton Taylor Rezayat (alternate)

Judicial Recommendation Committee

Susan Brye
Timothy David McMichael 
Maren Roxanne Norton 
Bret Jeffery Uhrich 
Kate Vaughan
Adam Joseph Yanasak (alternate)

Legislative Committee

Ryan James Baker 
Twyla Carter 
Brian James Considine 
Rachel Elizabeth Forde 
Claudia Ann Gowan 
Taudd Alexander Hume 
Edwin Nick Norton 
Geoffrey George Revelle 
Michelle Adrienne Schmidt 
Christina M. Schuck 
Kyle D. Sciuchetti 
Tim Spellman 
Feng Wan 
John Thaddaeus Yip

Records Request Appeals Officer

Michael K. Ryan
William Paul Richardson (alternate)

Washington Young Lawyers Committee

Alice Bagirova
Chelsie Marie Elliott
Derek Ray Johnson
Paul Benjamin Webber (chair-elect)

Amicus Brief Committee

Ian Christopher Cairns
Michael W. Meredith
Alan Mygatt-Tauber ESQ
Amanda Kate Maus Stephen 
Rebecca A. Zotti 
Joel Daniel Matteson (alternate)

Character and Fitness Board

Russel John Hermes 
Jean Weil Waller

Council on Public Defense

Kim Ambrose
Marc Boman (non-voting)
Bob Boruchowitz (non-voting)
Ann Christian
Eileen Farley
Colin Fieman 
Karen Lindholdt
Justice Sheryl Gordon McCloud
Daryl Rodrigues
Travis Stearns
Rebecca See Stith

Editorial Advisory Committee

Christopher Cornell Graves
Aubrie Hicks
James R. Hietala Jr.
Stephen Wray Jackson
Sophia R. Byrd McSherry
Joan Miller
Bridget Tomlinson Schuster
Zachary C Ashby (alternate)
Noland Peterdy (alternate)

Law Clerk Board

Jane Kaufman
Raphael Igwens Nwokike
Malena Fairlight Pinkham

Pro Bono and Public Service Committee

Priya Sinha Cloutier 
Na S. Crabtree 
Hilary Elizabeth Hibbeln 
Elizabeth Anne Leonard 
Judy J. Lin 
Chiedza Nziramasanga 
Paul Okner 
Kristina Rose Ralls 
Brendan Thomas Vandor 
John Taylor Bender (alternate)
Elizabeth Y. Lee (alternate)

WSBA Diversity Committee

Stephanie S. Andersen
Carrie Blackwood
Lionel Greaves IV
Navjot Kaur
Allison Kay Ross
Laura L. Wulf

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Access to Justice Board

Francis Alaba Adewale 
Lindy Laurence
Salvador Alejo Mungia II 
Mirya Teresa Roach

Hearing Officer Panel

John Arthur Bender Jr. 
Karen A. Clark
Bradley Robert Duncan 
Patrick A. Espana 
Seth Aaron Fine 
Kenneth B. Gorton 
Stephen L. Henley 
Hilary Elizabeth Hibbeln 
James D. Hicks 
Christopher Cyrus Pence 
Evan L. Schwab 
Henry Edward Stiles II

Disciplinary Board

Victoria Shin Byerly 
Frank Arthur Cornelius Jr. 
Hillary Evans Graber 
Markus William Louvier

Mandatory CLE Board

Andrew Lee Benjamin
William Neville Chemnick
Rebecca Stewart-Levon

Practice of Law Board

Brooks Holland Goode
Andre L. Lang
Amber Marie Rush
Douglas Dunbar Walsh

Appointments

Council on Public Defense

Hon. Johanna Bender

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Practice of Law Board

Sarah Sumadi

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board

John Bender

Appointments

Council on Public Defense

Hon. Johanna Bender

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Practice of Law Board

Sarah Sumadi

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board

John Bender


Appointments

Council on Public Defense
Hon. Johanna Bender

Nominations to Supreme Court Boards

Practice of Law Board
Sarah Sumadi

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board
John Bender