S-275 Personnel Reporting Workshop
October 4, 2019 - Spokane
October 9 OR 10, 2019 - Tukwila (two workshops available)

This workshop will provide a basic understanding of how the S-275 data affects school finance and apportionment 
functions, along with specific details for reporting all of the 275 data

The class size for each session has been limited to allow for more time for the instructors to interact with participants, 
including practice exercise and time for questions. 

Please click here for more information and registration 


School Law Conference 
October 14-15, 2019

NEW LOCATION: We are excited to announce that the 2019 School Law Conference will be held at 
the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton at SEATTLE AIRPORT. 

We look forward to sharing this larger and more accommodating space with our attendees. 

Topics to include: Debriefing the 2019 Bargain, Last Chance Agreements, Student Searches and Seizures,
Unfair Labor Practices, Student Suicides,Internal Union Records and the Public Records Act, Student Health Clinics,
Student Speech, Working with your Outside Investigator, Para Educator Requirements, and more...

We encourage you to attend this valuable and informative conference. Each day will provide relevant and useful information presented by some of  Washington State's most prestigious and experienced law firms. 

Please click here for more information and registration 

HELP Fall Writing Workshop
October 21, 2019
Puget Sound Educational Service District

This workshop provides three sessions to choose from. You do NOT have to be a member of
the HELP Program to participate. 

  • Session I - Basic Human Resources Writing 
  • Session II - Human Resources Legal Writing
  • Session III - How to Conduct a Workplace Investigation and Document your Findings

Please click here for more information and registration 

October 21, 2019
Puget Sound Educational Service District

WSPA and HELP are pleased to announce a new program designed to meet the needs of our members. 
HR Legal Boot Camp – CLASSIFIED workshop.

This workshop provides training and support specific to the needs of classified staff moving into
management and supervisory positions. 

Please click here for more information and registration 

WSPA Membership 

Thank you to the members of the Washington School Personnel Association.  With members like you, we are able to provide a sustainable professional community for human resource professionals across the State of Washington. Only through your support can we continue to offer dynamic, relevant, and meaningful professional development as well as advocate for legislative action that supports education and WSPA endorsed initiatives

Please click here to join or renew your membership with WSPA

Benefits of Membership

The Washington School Personnel Association is a vibrant community of human resources professionals dedicated to the school community. Your WSPA membership includes discounted registration to all of our conferences, workshop, and events, legislative updates, member requests, discounted tuition through City University, and many other benefits designed to support human resources professionals and their districts.

The WSPA membership year runs from September 1st through August 31st of each year. More information may be found at our member page.

If you are already a member, please click on the following link for member profile, website navigation tips and how-to's:  WSPA Website Member Navigation



Meet our Board and Region Representatives

Tina Limmer, WSPA President
Tony Frascone , President-Elect
Shaun Carey, Immediate Past President
Chris Callaham, Treasurer
Janet Hodson, Secretary

Region 1 Co-Representatives: Jane Stencel and Kim Harmon
Region 2 Co-Representatives: Toni Neidhold and Doug Christensen
Region 3: Melissa Kreuder and Jenae Gomes
Region 4 Co-Representatives: Stacia Dorman and Sara Salyer
Region 5 Co-Representatives: Jackie Stewart and Vivian Jensen
Region 6 Co-Representatives: Debbie Kovacs and Darrell Heisler

Did you know that each region offers training, support, and great networking opportunities? Visit our Region Information page for schedules (coming soon!), contact information, and ways to get involved and connected! 

View the Event Calendar