• Register for the 2019 School Election Conference

    Two sessions offered this year 

    September 12, 2019 | Des Moines, WA
    October 3, 2019 | Spokane, WA


    Superintendents, district administrators, school public relations professionals, school board members, principals and members of your citizen campaign team are welcome!

    Co-sponsored by Piper Jaffray and the Washington School Public Relations Association, this conference has been offered as a public service since 1991.

    Lunch is provided and parking is free at both sessions.

    Register online

    Thursday, September 12
    8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Four Points by Sheraton Seattle Airport
    22406 Pacific Highway South | Des Moines, WA 98198

    Thursday, October 3
    8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Talbott Event Center
    4202 South Regal | Spokane, WA 99223

    Des Moines Speakers:

    • Washington Voter Survey Results, Tom Eiland, Partner, CFM Strategic Communications
    • Tom Seigel, Superintendent, Bethel School District
    • Kevin Alfano, Superintendent, Fife Public Schools
    • Cynthia Weed, Partner, K&L Gates LLP
    • Chris Rust, Superintendent, Toledo School District
    • Trevor Carlson, Managing Director, Piper Jaffray & Co

    See the full September 12 agenda.

    Spokane Speakers:

    • Washington Voter Survey Results, Trevor Carlson, Managing Director, Piper Jaffray & Co.; Ryan Swanson, Senior Vice President, Piper Jaffray & Co.
    • Jerry Pugh, Superintendent, Colfax School District
    • Shane Backlund, Superintendent, Selah School District
    • Jim McNeill, Partner, Foster Pepper PLLC
    • Trevor Carlson, Managing Director, Piper Jaffray & Co

    See the full October 3 agenda.