Current Board Members with Terms

The Professional Educator Standards Board is comprised of currently employed educators from P-12 and educator preparation programs. Get to know them a bit more by selecting their names.

 Ernesto Araiza
  • Principal in the Yakima School District
  • Term One:  8.12.2015 - 6.30.2018
 Aurora Flores
  • School board member for Manson School District and school counselor in Omak School District
  • Term One: 8.12.2015 - 6.30.2018
 Amy Frost
  • Social Studies teacher at Lynnwood High School in Edmonds School District
  • Term One: 3.22.2017 - 6.30.2019
 Ron Jacobson
  • Dean of the School of Education, Northwest University
  • Term One: 9.16.2014 - 6.30.2019
 Damien Pattenaude
  • Chief Academic Officer in Renton School District
  • Term Two: 8.12.2015 - 6.30.2019
 Chris Reykdal
  • Washington State Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Term: Ex-Officio
 Bethany Rivard
  • National Board Certified, English Language Arts and Theater teacher at Fort Vancouver High School in Vancouver School District
  • Term One: 3.24.2017 - 6.30.2017
 Tammie Schrader
  • Science Coordinator at Educational Service District 101
  • Term One: 2.19.2014 - 9.30.2017
 Luke Thomas
  • National Board Certified Teacher, Social Studies and Spanish, Mead School District 
  • Term Two: 8.12.2015 - 6.30.2019
 Maribel Vilchez 
  • National Board Certified, Second Grade Teacher, North Thurston School District
  • Term One: 3. 9.2016 - 6.30.2019
 Marissa Winmill    
  • National Board Certified, ELL Teacher, Highline School District
  • Term One: 6.1.2016 - 9.30.2017