Board & Management
The Washington State Fair, also known as the Western Washington Fair Association and/or the Puyallup Fair, is a private, not-for-profit, 501-C3 corporation. It receives no government subsidy, and pays city and state taxes. Any proceeds are invested back into the Fair for improvements.
Board of Directors
Jerry Larson, President
Gary Gonter, Vice President
Michael Nelson, Secretary
David Campbell, Treasurer
Jerome Korum, Past President
W. David Schodde, Jr.
Kent Hojem, Chief Executive Officer - email@example.com
Renee McClain, Chief Financial Officer - firstname.lastname@example.org
Glen Baskett, Physical Plant Manager - email@example.com
Alan Baker, Facilities Grounds Manager - firstname.lastname@example.org
Debbie Baker, Facility Rental / Event Services Manager - email@example.com
Karen LaFlamme, Public Relations Counsel - firstname.lastname@example.org
Dan Sharp, Commercial Exhibits & Concessions Manager - email@example.com
Paula Beadle, Sponsorship Manager - firstname.lastname@example.org
Tracey Wittenfeld, Marketing Manager - email@example.com
Andrea Thayer, Competitive Exhibits / Grounds Entertainment Manager - firstname.lastname@example.org
Brenda Bakken - Executive Department Manager - email@example.com
Bob Carlson, Manager Emeritus - firstname.lastname@example.org
For general questions or other information, please contact us at email@example.com.