Governor's Distinguished Managers Association

About the association

In 1985, the Governor's Distinguished Management Leadership Awards program was created to formally recognize state government managers who demonstrate outstanding management excellence. Governor Booth Gardner signed Executive Order 91-08 to institutionalize the program. Learn more about the association's history.

2017-18 meeting schedule

  • Friday, September 15, 2017
  • Friday, October 20, 2017
  • Friday, December 15, 2017
  • Friday, January 12, 2018
  • Friday, February 9, 2018
  • Friday, March 9, 2018
  • Friday, April 13, 2018
  • Friday, May 11, 2018
  • Wednesday, June 27, 2018 – tentative date for the reception to welcome new members

2017-18 association board members

  • Rob RiceChair, Department of Revenue,360-902-7001
  • Betsy HagenChair-Elect, Washington Student Achievement Council, 360-753-7860
  • Gene LawrenceTreasurer, Secretary/Treasurer, Department of Transportation, 360-654-1195
  • Alexis Warner, Assistant to the Board, Department of Revenue, 360-534-1514

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