Our Union

SEIU 925 unites 19,000 people in Washington who work in education from early learning through higher education, as well as members who work in local government and nonprofits. We work together to provide quality education for children and students, to ensure that education remains a state priority, and to strengthen our workforce. We provide quality public services to our communities across the state.

The mission of SEIU 925 is to win political and economic power for working people to advance the well-being of our members, their families and all working people by developing leaders who are a voice for change in the workplace and solidarity in our communities.

Constitution and Bylaws

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Officers, Trustees, and Executive Board

OFFICERS President: Tricia Schroeder 
  Executive Vice President: Cindy Elizalde
  Secretary-Treasurer: Marilyn Botcheos
TRUSTEES First Vice President: Carol Harris
  Second Vice President: Sabah Saed
  Southwest – Crystal Tift
  Higher Education – Elizabeth Bauerle
  Early Learning – Holly Lindsey
  K12 – Codie Wyatt
  Local Govt/Nonprofit – Allen Alston

EXECUTIVE BOARD (apportioned to each Division per the bylaws)

  Higher Education Division (13):

  • Tara Bartlett
  • Muna Dahir
  • Marky Erkhardt
  • Shareatha Escobar
  • Brendan Impson
  • Rhonda Johnson
  • Jennifer Malapajo
  • Nancy Manos
  • Angela McKay
  • Darnell Parker
  • Heather Ruiter
  • Sam Shupe
  • Cory Taylor

Faculty Division (1)

  • Lindsay Gay

Early Learning Division (7)

  • Northwest Region: Aida Rodriguez
  • King County: Patti Bailey
  • Southwest Region: Liliya Aukhimovich
  • Eastern WA Region: Maria Marin
  • Central WA Region: Maria Villa 
  • FFN statewide (2): Both positions currently vacant

K-12 Division (9)

  • North King / South Snohomish (Edmonds, Shoreline):
    • Currently vacant
  • East King County (2) (Bellevue, Lake Washington):
    • Jackie Wheeler
    • Nancy Soohoo
  • Southeast King County (Issaquah, Renton, Tukwila, Vashon):
    • Maria Edwards
  • Olympic Peninsula (North Kitsap, Port Townsend, Port Angeles, South Kitsap):
    • Carrie Nielsen
  • Snohomish / Island (Everett, Marysville, South Whidbey): 
    • Brian Holmes
  • Skagit / Whatcom (Anacortes, Bellingham, Blaine, Ferndale, Lynden, Nooksack):
    • Dennis Angell
  • Southwest WA (2) (KWRL, La Center, Longview, Woodland, Winlock,Vancouver)
    • Gary Hollingshead
    • Keith Ferderer

Local Government/Nonprofit Division (2)

  • Abby McMahon
  • Michelle Anderson