Section Leaders Toolbox
Important Information for Leading Your Section
These pages are a resource-in-progress, and we encourage you to participate by making recommendations or providing feedback. As a section leader, you are positioned to keep us informed of the types of tools and information most relevant and important to you. As you continue to consult this page throughout your term of leadership, feel free to suggest changes 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.
Understand the per-member charge and the support that the WSBA provides and download templates to help you plan your section's budget and work.
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 state legislation. Quickly learn the legislative action process and the comment policy.
The Bar is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. As a leader in the community, you advance this philosophy in your section with the help of these tools.
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