Local Beekeeping Organizations

WSBA Officers, Executive Committee and Members At Large

Area 1a

Mount Baker Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are held the second Wednesday of each month, (except for
July), 7 PM at The Bellingham Moose Lodge, 1761 W. Bakerview Rd.
Websitemtbakerbeekeepersassn.org
President
Co- PresidentJeff Sprecher(360) 319-7471jasprecher1@gmail.com
Co- PresidentJonathan Waggoner(360) 927-3587jonwaggoner@gmail.com
SecretaryJim Lyons360-733-2480
TreasurerJo Miller360-733-7764s.jo.miller@gmail.com
Beekeeper InstructorJo Miller360-733-7764s.jo.miller@gmail.com
Last update:February 28, 2014

Northwest District Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. Meetings are held at 1305 Pine Avenue in Snohomish in the Christ the King Lutheran Church building.
Websitewww.nwdba.org
PresidentGary Gibbons206-715-3905president@nwdba.fatcow.com
Vice PresidentJeff Thompson425-742-3909vice_president@nwdba.fatcow.com
SecretarySavannah Clendenensecretary@nwdba.fatcow.com
TreasurerElisabeth Douglastreasurer@nwdba.fatcow.com
Newsletter EditorClare MacQueen206-412-2993newsletter@nwdba.fatcow.com
Beekeeper InstructorDavid Pearson425-583-8139colonialhoneyfarm@yahoo.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Skagit Valley Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings every second Thursday at 7:00PM at CENEX Skagit Farmer's Supply at 1833 Park Lane Burlington, WA 98233. Visit us on Facebook.
Websiteskagitvalleybeekeepers.org Visit us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/skagitvalleybeekeepers
PresidentSeth Smith360-770-0481seth_smith@live.com
Vice PresidentBill Markus360-630-5086 or 360-661-0452BillM@Skagitfarmers.com
SecretaryBrad Raspet360-708-9424brad.raspet@gmail.com
TreasurerScott Rhodes360-856-2652scottrhodes@wavecable.com
Newsletter EditorRobert Niles360-499-6545robert@yakima.net
Beekeeper InstructorBill Markus360-630-5086 or 360-661-0452BillM@Skagitfarmers.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Stanwood-Camano Island Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets 3rd Tuesday 7:00PM at the Stanwood Library - 9701 271st St NW, Stanwood, WA 98292.
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Stanwood-Camano-Beekeepers/191707364192219?ref=hl
PresidentAndy Swanson360-913-3369ajswanson@wavecable.com
Vice PresidentRon Babcockhoneyman007@aol.com
SecretaryBonnie Swanson360-547-9883bswanson@wavecable.com
TreasurerDavid Greenleaf360-913-2786
Newsletter EditorBonnie Swanson
Beekeeper InstructorRon Babcockhoneyman007@aol.com
Late updated:Frebruary 28, 2014

Whidbey Island Beekeepers Association

Mail addressP.O. Box 1413 Freeland, WA 98249
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Whidbey-Beekeepers-Association-AKA-Whidbees/143549379038067
PresidentDan Maxwell360-331-1315kadamax@msn.com
Vice PresidentDavid Neel360-331-1905david@islandapiaries.com
SecretarySooja Nehlich360-331-3175sooja@whidbey.com
TreasurerDavid Shoup360-321-4527dshoup@whidbey.com
Beekeeper InstructorDavid Neel360-331-1905david@islandapiaries.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Area 1b

East Jefferson Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets on the second Saturday of the month at the Jefferson County Library in Port Hadlock; 620 Cedar Avenue, Port Hadlock, WA 98339.
Websitehttp://ejbees.org/
PresidentTony Goldenbergbanjofiddle@gmail.com
Vice PresidentRyan Winn
SecretaryGail Moagailmoa@yahoo.com
TreasurerHarold Pratherharoldp5@yahoo.com
Beekeeper InstructorHarold Prather360-465-4008haroldp5@yahoo.com
WebmasterMike Edwards360-379-0432carapace@mindspring.com
Last updated:March 16, 2014

North Olympic Peninsula Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets the second Sunday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Port Angeles Library, 2210 South Peabody Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362.
Websitewww.nopba.org
PresidentBob Pasco360-683-8979Pasco@olypen.com
Vice PresidentCindy Ericksenericksenpc@Olympus.net
SecretaryJeb Unick360-808-2374jevrene@q.com
TreasurerWalt WeibeckiWaltw@q.com
Beekeeper InstructorMark Urnes360-477-7934urnes@msn.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Puget Sound Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets at 6:30 PM every fourth Tuesday of each month except July and
December at the Washington Park Arboretum 2200 Arboretum Drive East,
Seattle.
Websitewww.pugetsoundbees.org
PresidentKrista Connor206-938-5158president@pugetsoundbees.org
Vice PresidentMark Hohn253-332-3736vp@pugetsoundbees.org
SecretaryMaureen Sullivan206-715-7799secretary@pugetsoundbees.org
TreasurerBruce Becker206-527-0226treasurer@pugetsoundbees.org
Newsletter EditorGerardo Dilillo425-706-6342editor@pugetsoundbees.org
Beekeeper InstructorKrista Connor206-938-5158president@pugetsoundbees.org
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Snoqualmie Valley Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeetings are 7:00-9:00 pm on the first Tuesday of each month at Meadowbrook
Interpretive Center
Websitehttp://www.snoqualmievalleybeekeepers.org/
PresidentKate Flack206-601-0515kmfseattle@gmail.com
Vice PresidentCharles Schaffer
SecretaryRoger Ledbetter
TreasurerAnne Mahoney
MembershipMark Bowers mlbgop@hotmail.com
Beekeeper Instructor extraordinaireBob Combs 425-891-2327bob@combshouse.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

West Sound Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM at Stedman's Bee Supplies located at 3763 NW Anderson Hill Road, Silverdale, WA.
Websitewww.westsoundbees.org
PresidentBrandy Williams 360-509-0613president@westsoundbees.org
Vice PresidentFrank Wilson360-731-1801vp@westsoundbees.org
SecretaryKaren Jonessecretary@westsoundbees.org
TreasurerElizabeth Bianchitreasurer@westsoundbees.org
Newsletter EditorKim Redmond360-531-1970newsletter@westsoundbees.org
Beekeeper InstructorPaul Lundy360-297-6743paul@westsoundbees.org
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Area 2

Clark County Beekeepers

MeetingsSecond Thursday of each month at 7PM in the CASEE Center in Brush Prairie WA
Websiteccbees.net
PresidentAnton Check360-907-3264aecheck@yahoo.com
Vice PresidentDavid Gray360-909-4847grayman77@hotmail.com
SecretaryBrenda Calvert360-514-9223halfmoonfarm@hotmail.com
TreasurerDena Thorpdeesgifts@hotmail.com
Beekeeper InstructorCharles Bennett360-200-3093cbennett@teleport.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Cowlitz County Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets third Thursday of the month at 7PM, WSU Extension office, 1946 3rd Ave, Longview.
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Cowlitz-Bee-Association/341293865908915
PresidentCurtis Clifford360-864-6714cbc75beaver@yahoo.com
SecretaryBeth Kuhlmann360-749-9040philandbeth@centurylink.net
TreasurerBarbara Kalinen360-423-4563
Newsletter EditorBeth Kuhlman
Contact person at largeRoy Schafsma360-274-8616
Beekeeper InstructorOpen
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Lewis County Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are 2nd Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Centralia College, Washington Hall, room 103, 701 W. Walnut St., Centralia, except for July and December, which are special events.
Websitewww.lewiscountybeekeepers.org
PresidentNorm Switzler360-330-1788switznrs@dfw.wa.gov
Vice PresidentDave Gaston360-357-3515fauxelk@hotmail.com
SecretarySusanne Weil360-880-8130susanne.beekeeper@gmail.com
TreasurerJon Wade360- 748- 9451jwade@localaccess.com
Newsletter EditorSusanne Weil
Beekeeper InstructorSusanne Weil
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Pierce County Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are held on the first Monday of the month at 7:30 PM at the Almendinger Building, WSU Extension Center, 7612 Pioneer Way East, Puyallup, WA.
Websitewww.pcbeekeepers.org
PresidentLouis Matejpresident@pcbeekeepers.org
Vice PresidentWayne Wardvicepresident@pcbeekeepers.org
SecretaryGinger Cartersecretary@pcbeekeepers.org
TreasurerGerald Jensontreasurer@pcbeekeepers.org
Newsletter EditorGinger Carter
Web MasterJames Getty
Beekeeper InstructorLouis Matej253-921-5612TacomaBeekeeper@wamail.net
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Olympia Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeetings are on the second Monday of each month, except July and August, at
the Chinook Middle School, 4301 6th Ave. NE Lacey. 6:00 p.m. For the
Beginning Beekeeper's Certification Program. 7:00 p.m. Association meetings
are held in the cafeteria. The Beginning Beekeeping class meets in the
Science room next to the cafeteria.
Websitehttp://www.olympiabeekeepers.org/
PresidentLaurie Pynepresident@olympiabeekeepers.org
Vice PresidentRenzy Davenportvicepresident@olympiabeekeepers.org
SecretaryRebbeckah AllenSecretary@olympiabeekeepers.org
TreasurerAndrea Broyles253-719-7250Treasurer@olympiabeekeepers.org
Newsletter EditorDana SmithNewsletter@olympiabeekeepers.org
Beekeeper InstructorBob Smith360-894-2159bobsmith@ywave.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Pacific Northwest Queen Rearing Club

MeetingsMeeting are the last Tuesday of the month except for Oct, Nov, Dec, and Jan. We meet at the 78th Street Heritage Farm, 1919 NE 78th Street, Vancouver, WA 98665 at 6:30 PM.
Websitepacificnorthwestqueenrearingclub.org
PresidentCharles Bennett360-200-3093cbennett3491@hotmail.com
Vice PresidentWade Henke360-901-5245Wa3hen@aol.com
SecretaryCatherine Miller-Smith360-573-4883artbycjm@yahoo.com
TreasurerTeresa Aldaco360-750-4650taldaco@live.com
Last updated:September 4, 2013

Area 3

Central Washington Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Dr.
Michael Murphy Auditorium at Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center,
110 South 9th Avenue, Yakima.
PresidentClifford Peterson509-969-8844cliff98942@yahoo.com
Co-PresidentStephen Stokesberry509-480-0776stephen@canyongraphic.com
Vice PresidentBruce Dollingerbrucedrollinger@msn.com
SecretaryAlexy Reynolds509-961-1911alexyreynolds@hotmail.com
TreasurerSandy Allen509-965-9731mrsalleninwa@gmail.com
Beekeeper InstructorBrian Johnson509-961-4477brian@inlinesteel.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Mid Columbia Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets the 2nd Tuesday of the each month at 6:30 P.M. Richland
Church of Christ, 933 Thayer Drive. Door's open at 6:15pm for the early
bee's. Feel free to show early and ask questions. Demonstrations and Bee Education will take place 6:30-7:30pm.
Business meeting 7:30-8:00pm.
Websitehttp://www.tricitybees.com/
PresidentTodd Gervais509-987-2089toddgervais@gmail.com
Vice PresidentChris Towle619-846-9378Ctowle66@gmail.com
SecretaryK’Lynn Tipps509-539-9311Ktipps57@gmail.com
TreasurerChristy Sleater541-771-9829Cannedmulder@gmail.com
Newsletter EditorEverett Grey509-539-3950evygrey@gmail.com
Beekeeper InstructorDavid White509-948-5216 davidabeemaster@yahoo.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Beekeepers of Kittitas County

MeetingsMeets the second Tuesday of each month at Naneum Bee Farm 6:30 PM
4451 Naneum Rd
Ellensburg, WA
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/295086047207591/
ContactKat Satnik509-962-4043
60 Cascadia Lane
Ellensburg, WA 98926
ksatnik@yahoo.com
Last updated:June 28, 2013

Area 4

Methow Valley Beekeepers

Websitehttp://methowbeekeepers.blogspot.com/
Visit us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/108817582475119/?ref=ts&fref=ts
PresidentDave Sabold 509-996-2522 store@gardnergardens.com
Last updated:March 15, 2013

North Central Washington Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMonthly business and education meetings are typically held at the
Chelan County PUD Auditorium in Wenatchee, WA. (327 North Wenatchee
Avenue, Wenatchee, WA, 98801). Details can be found on our website.
Websitehttp://ncwbees.com/
PresidentSteve Foley509-885-0986sfoley@underesa.com
Beekeeper InstructorJake Russell509-393-3549buzz2bee@live.com
Last updated:February 28, 2014

Area 5

Palouse Beekeepers Association

MeetingsWe meet on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm. The address is: 314 E. 2nd Street, Moscow, Idaho. This is a house and we meet on the second floor.
Website
PresidentJerry Coker509-397-6040coker49jer@live.com
TreasurerDebbie Alperin208-883-3766campviola@moscow.com
Beekeeper InstructorSusan Pochpoch31@gmail.com
Last updated:February 14, 2014

Area 6

Inland Empire Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets the 2nd Friday of every month at 7:30 PM at the Spokane County Ag Extension Office by the County Fairgrounds, at 222 N. Havana, Spokane, WA.
Websitehttp://InlandEmpireBeekeepersAssociation.com/
PresidentButch Rich509-245-3378president@bee-mail.org
Vice PresidentDaren Mumau509-926-4177vp@bee-mail.org
SecretaryKris Taylor and Sami Pateras509-363-0913
TreasurerJulie Watts509-448-1141treasurer@bee-mail.org
Beekeeper InstructorTed Swensontedandbarb@icehouse.net
Latest update:February 28, 2014

West Plains Beekeepers

MeetingsPizza Factory, 123 S. Broad Street, Medical Lake. Meets the first Friday of each month. Pizza starts 6 pm, the educational presentation starts at 6:30 and the meeting at 7 pm.
Websitewww.wpbeekeepers.org
PresidentGail Pollard 801-923-3797rcastlegail@centurytel.net
Vice PresidentMargo BucklesMargo.Buckles@matrical.com
SecretarySherry Hessionsherhession1@gmail.com
TreasurerJoe Geigerjacpg@live.com
Last updated:July 2, 2013