The Board of Directors

The Board works primarily on issues related to the governance of Disability Rights Washington.  In collaboration with our Advisory Councils, the Board approves the priorities, policies and annual budget for Disability Rights Washington. The Board is also responsible for strategic planning and oversight of the Executive Director. The Board meets on the first Wednesday evening of March, June, and December, as well as the third Wednesday evening of September.


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Nick Allen

Portrait of Sandra Carr
Sandra Carr

Portrait of Dan Frein
Dan Frein

Sonja Hardenbook


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Marie Jubie

Ken Larson

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Nathan Loose

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Jennifer McAuliffe


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Anthony Nash II

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Ray Parker

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Jessica Rafuse

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Mary Pat Treuthart, Chair


The Mental Health Advisory Council

The MHAC focuses on mental illness-related issues and meets on first Saturday morning of February, May, August and November.

Sandra Altshuler

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Tina Fricke

Portrait of Sandy Goodwick
Sandy Goodwick

Portrait of Jim Lippold
Jim Lippold

Portrait of Jill Mullins
Jill Mullins

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Ryan Nabors

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Kristina Sawyckyj

Cassie Trueblood

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Danielle Whetten


The Disability Advisory Council

The DAC focuses on all other disabilities and meets on the first Wednesday evening (beginning at 4:30 PM) of February, May, August and November.

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Scott Bloom

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Jillian Cutler

Portrait of Vickie Foster
Vickie Foster

Portrait of Dianne Laurine
Dianne Laurine

Portrait of Nathan Loose
Nathan Loose

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Rocio Lopez

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Eric Matthes

Leandro Razo

Hillary Rossi

Dorian Taylor


All three of the above bodies make occasional changes to their schedules and Disability Rights Washington’s Seattle office is a secure building so one should contact Disability Rights Washington by phone or email prior to attending a meeting. Also, all members receive reimbursement for travel expenses and for members who need them disability-related accommodations are provided.

Complete the Volunteer Application Form to be considered for either the Board of Directors or an Advisory Council position.


Finance and Audit Committee

The Finance and Audit Committee exists to assist the Board in fulfilling its fiduciary oversight responsibilities.

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Dan Frein

Pam Kil

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Jennifer McAuliffe

James Nida



Disability Rights Washington’s Ambassadors are prominent members of our community committed to social justice and the disability rights movement. Ambassadors are devoted to helping Disability Rights Washington increase our visibility and living up to our full potential throughout Washington.

Carson Pickett


Development and Awareness Committee

The Development and Awareness Committee exists to help ensure Disability Rights Washington has the financial resources necessary for pursuing our mission through funding raising and outreach activity.

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Arielle Inveen

Lora Mason

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Jennifer McAuliffe

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Jodi Rose

Rachel Saimons

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Stacie Siebrecht