Section Leaders Toolbox
Important Information for Leading Your Section
These pages are a resource-in-progress, and we encourage your participation in making recommendations or providing feedback. As a section leader, you are positioned to keep us informed on what types of tools and information are most relevant and important to you. As you continue to consult this page throughout your term of leadership, feel free to suggest changes to this page by contacting your primary section liaison.
Learn about the policies that outline the work and purpose of the Sections, and
your role as a leader in the organization.
2015 Expense Report policy on Page 2
Understand the per member charge and the support that WSBA provides, and download templates to help you plan the budget and work of your section.
Explore the different ways you can reach your members. Look up publication timelines to inform your communications plans, or order a member roster to learn more about your members.
Access information and resources on how to communicate with your membership and community.
Find templates and best practices for running effective Executive Committee meetings.
Access information and resources for your next brown bag, forum, reception, or CLE.
As experts in your area of practice, your Section's leadership may be called upon to offer opinions and recommendations of relevant Washington State legislation. Quickly learn the legislative action process, and the comment policy.
WSBA is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. As a leader in the community, here are tools to help you advance this philosophy in your section.
Read our mission statement, guiding principles, and 2013-15 strategic goals.
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