Register for the fall 2019 School Election Conference

School Election Conference

You’re invited to a free, one-day workshop about school elections. Walk away with the tools and information you need to develop a successful election campaign strategy. Register online.

You have your choice of two locations and dates — making it easier to fit with your schedule.

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

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

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.

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.