2024 Board Members

We're here to promote Latino educators into leadership positions.

The WALAS Board consists of ten members, the four officers, five members at large and one appointed member. WALAS will strive to provide diverse geographic representation in the board.

The President may appoint members to fill key positions to help meet the WALAS goals.

Meet our

Current Board Members

Robert Elizondo

Superintendent, Touchet School District

Dr. Susana Reyes

Superintendent, Shoreline School District

Celina Rodriguez

Executive Director of Communications, Ferndale School District

Dr. Victor Vergara

Assistant Superintendent, Edmonds School District

Ismael Vivanco
Member-at-Large, Northwest

Superintendent, Mount Vernon School District

Dr. Annette Burnett
Member-at-Large, Puget Sound

Director of Teaching and Learning, Franklin Pierce Schools

Dr. Joseph Castilleja
Member-at-Large, Central Region

Superintendent, Mabton School District 120

Lucy Estrada-Guzman
Member-at-Large, Southwest Region

Director of Family Engagement & FCRCs, Vancouver School District

Diann Zavala
Member-at-Large, East Region

Director of Special Services & Migrant-Bilingual Programs, Kiona-Benton City...

Sergio Hernandez
Appointed Member, Executive Director

Retired School Superintendent