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Work-Integrated Learning Advisory Committee

Upcoming WILAC Meeting Dates

WILAC meetings are open to the public.  If you need accommodations or language interpretation, please contact our office within 10 days prior to the meeting.

April 22, 2020
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Remote meeting
Connect via WILAC Zoom meeting or phone:
Meeting ID: 936 3067 3411
Phone: 669-900-6833

June 10, 2020
Location TBD

WILAC Contact

Samantha L. Sanders
Assistant Director
Career and Technical Education

The Work-Integrated Learning Advisory Committee (WILAC) was created in 2018 by E2SHB 1600. The advisory committee is tasked to provide advice to the legislature and the education and workforce sectors on creating opportunities for students to:

  • Explore and understand a wide range of career-related opportunities through applied learning;
  • Engage with industry mentors; and
  • Plan for career and college success.

The committee shall report its findings and recommendations to the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, the State Board of Education, the Student Achievement Council, and, in accordance with RCW 43.01.036 Reports—Electronic format—Online access, the education committees and economic development committees of the House of Representatives and the Senate by July 1, 2022.

Authorizing Legislation

RCW 28A.300.196 Work-Integrated Learning Advisory Committee. (Expires September 1, 2022.)

Past Meetings

October 9, 2019
8:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Delta High School
5801 Broadmoor Blvd
Pasco, WA 99301
11:00 am - 4:00 p.m.
TriTech Skill Center
5929 W. Metaline Ave.
Kennewick, WA  99336

August 21, 2019
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Brouillet Conference Room
4th Floor OSPI Building
600 Washington Street SE
Olympia, WA 98504

June 11, 2019
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Shin-Etsu Handotai America, Inc. (SEH-A)
and Henrietta Lacks Health and Bioscience (He La) High School
Vancouver, WA

May 1, 2019
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Puget Sound Skill Center
18010 8th Ave. S
Seattle, WA 98148
Raisbeck Aviation High School
9229 E. Marginal Way S
Tukwila, WA 98108

March 5, 2019
1:00–4:00 p.m.
Brouillet Conference Room
4th Floor OSPI Building
600 Washington Street SE
Olympia, WA 98504

January 10, 2019
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Brouillet Conference Room
4th Floor OSPI Building
600 Washington St SE
Olympia, WA 98504

October 30, 2018
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Lecture Hall
New Market Skill Center
7299 New Market SE SW
Tumwater WA 9850


Name Representing
Representative Sharon Tomiko Santos House Appointee
Representative Luanne Van Werven House Appointee
Senator Lisa Wellman Senate Appointee
Senator Ann Rivers Senate Appointee
John Aultman Governor’s Office
Rebecca Wallace Superintendent or Designee
Nova Gattman Workforce Board
Derek Jaques K-12 CTE Educator
Krista Fox CTC Educator
Denise Reddinger School Counselor

Committee Co-Chairs: Derek Jaques and Representative Sharon Tomiko Santos