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Board of Directors

About The Board

The Puget Sound Educational Service District Board of Directors is comprised of nine elected members representing school districts across King and Pierce counties and Bainbridge Island. Our Superintendent, John Welch, is a member of the Board and serves as the Secretary. 

Jordan Posamentier, Position 1 Districts Represented: Shoreline, Seattle (part)

Jordan Posamentier, Position 1 Districts Represented: Shoreline, Seattle (part)

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Dr. Marion Smith Jr., District 2 Districts Represented: Bainbridge Island, Vashon Island, Seattle (part)

Someireh Amirfaiz, District 3 Districts Represented: Issaquah, Bellevue, Mercer Island, Seattle (part)

Dr. Someireh Amirfaiz, District 3 Districts Represented: Issaquah, Bellevue, Mercer Island, Seattle (part)

Greg Bawden, District 4: Lake Washington, Northshore, Riverview, Skykomish

Greg Bawden, District 4: Lake Washington, Northshore, Riverview, Skykomish

Agda Burchard, District 5 Districts Represented: Kent, Renton, Seattle (part)

Agda Burchard, District 5 Districts Represented: Kent, Renton, Seattle (part)

Joanne Seng, District 6 Districts Represented: Auburn, Dieringer, Enumclaw, Puyallup,Snoqualmie Valley, Sumner, Tahoma

Joanne Seng, District 6 Districts Represented: Auburn, Dieringer, Enumclaw, Puyallup, Snoqualmie Valley, Sumner-Bonney Lake, Tahoma

Barbara Peterson, District 7 Districts Represented: Federal Way, Fife, Highline, Tukwila

Barbara Peterson, District 7 Districts Represented: Federal Way, Fife, Highline, Tukwila

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Marcella V. Tomlin, District 8 Districts Represented: Peninsula, Tacoma, University Place

John Zurfluh, District 9 Districts Represented: Steilacoom, Orting, Clover Park, Franklin Pierce, Bethel, Eatonville, Carbona

John Zurfluh, District 9 Districts Represented: Steilacoom, Orting, Clover Park, Franklin Pierce, Bethel, Eatonville, Carbonado and White River School Districts