State Government Relations Team

Becca Kenna-Schenk

Director of Government Relations

(360) 951-3733

Becca is originally from the East Coast and is a proud “transplant” here in the Pacific Northwest. She studied politics and economics as an undergraduate at Oberlin College and obtained her MPA from the Evergreen State College. Prior to joining Western, Becca worked in a variety of capacities in the state legislature and more recently with the Washington Student Achievement Council. She is absolutely thrilled to be working on behalf of Western on legislative and state government issues.

Joe Timmons

Assistant Director of Government Relations

(206) 351-3756

Joe grew up in Edmonds, WA, and is a proud graduate of Western Washington University. Following undergrad, he worked at a nonprofit preschool in the Seattle area before completing a Master of Public Administration program at the UW Evans School of Public Policy and Governance. Prior to joining Western's Government Relations team, he gained experience at the federal and local levels of government, most recently working with Sound Transit's Board of Directors.

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