LEADERSHIP DIRECTORY- REGION 8

The Northwest Region consists of the following states and provinces - British Columbia (CANADA), Alberta (CANADA), Yukon Valley (CANADA)Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana. The Region 8 Steering Committee membership includes the Region Chair, Past Region Chair, Province/State/Territory Liaisons,Technology Coordinator, Budget Coordinator, Communication Coordinator, and Inclusivity & Engagement Coordinator. Get region news and updates from the Region 8 blog.

Region Chair & Steering Committee

Name Institution Position
Shea Ellingham
(403) 440-8549
 Mount Royal University Region Chair (2020-2022)
Leah Panganiban University of Washington Past Region Chair (2018-2020)
Nick Fleury Oregon State University Budget Coordinator (2019-2021)
Jenesis Long Oregon State University Communications Coordinator (2019-2021)
Veronica Mendez-Liaina Spokane Falls Community College Inclusion & Engagement Coordinator (2019-2021)
Andrew Wahlstrom University of Oregon Technology Coordinator (2019-2021)
Patrick Fernandez Highline College Two-Year College Liaison (2019-2021)
Liaisons

Name Institution Position
Brighton Brooks University of Alaska Fairbanks Alaska Liaison (2020-2022)
Deven Lisac University of Alaska Fairbanks Bristol Bay Campus Alaska Liaison (2019-2021)
Brianna "Bri" Harvie Mt Royal University Alberta Liaison (2020-2022)
Deanna Gonnelly Lethbridge College Alberta Liaison (2020-2022)
Janine Mayers University of Victoria British Columbia Liaison (2020-2022)
College of the Rockies British Columbia Liaison (2019-2021)
Erica Compton College of Western Idaho Idaho Liaison (2020-2022)
Cathlene "Cat" McGraw Boise State University Idaho Liaison (2019-2021)
Anna Gonzalez Montana State University - Billings Montana Liaison (2019-2021)
Anne Anderson Miles Community College Montana Liaison (2020-2022)
Katie Richardson University of Portland Oregon Liaison (2019-2021)
William Butler-Paisley Portland Community College Oregon Liaison (2019-2021)
Olympic College Washington Liaison (2019-2021)
TBD TBD Washington Liaison (2020-2022)

Region Conference Committee - 2021


Name Institution Position
Kelsey Eagen Pacific Lutheran University Conference Co-Chair
Patrick Fernandez
Highline College  Conference Co-Chair