Serving The Surveying Community in Washington

Land Surveyors' Association of Washington (LSAW)

is a professional organization representing over 1500 individuals practicing in the various disciplines of surveying. LSAW provides a means to keep our members informed of changes in laws, regulations, and rapidly changing technology. We work together to protect the principles and practices upon which surveying was founded.

Board Portal

The Board of Trustees can access the Board Portal to obtain agenda, minutes, and other Board resource document.


Click here to access the Board Portal.
Username and password have been provided to Trustees and Officers.

Chapter Trustees

In addition to the six Officer Trustees, each Chapter elects a President and a Trustee to serve on the Board of Trustees. Click the names below to email the Trustee.

Daniel Atha, Inland Empire
Lawrence Barbus, South Central
Thomas Barger, North Puget Sound
Steven Bratz, Snohomish
Anthony Chenier, Lower Columbia
Jim Coan, NSPS Director
Paul Darrow, Northwest
Andrew Doan, Cascade Columbia
Michael Dunphy, North Olympic
Daniel Gildehaus, North Central
Brian Gillooly, South Puget Sound
David Leighton, Northwest
Daniel Lierman, Cascade Columbia
David Lemke, Snohomish
John Linzee, Southwest
Luke Lymangrover, North Olympic
Jeff Lynch, Lower Columbia
K.C. Moore, South Puget Sound
Ben Petersen, WFPS Delegate
Matt Rasmussen, South Central
Mark Sele, North Central
Thomas Todd, Northeast
Grant Tolton, Northeast
Duane Zimmerman, Inland Empire


Committee Chairs & Liaisons

Committee Chairs and Liaisons are appointed by the President to conduct specific business to be reviewed by the Board of Trustees. Click the name below to email the Committee Chair/Liaison.

2022 Datum, Tom Barger
AELC Liaison, Jon Warren
Awards, Jim Coan
Board of Registration, Tom Barger
Bylaws, Lynee Forsyth
Conference, Amanda Askren
Education, K.C. Moore
ESS Editor, Chris Royak
Foundation, Ken Swindaman
Membership, Weston Dorszynski
Monument Preservation, Doug Casement
NSPS Director, Jim Coan
Prevailing Wage, Ben Petersen
TrigStar, Rich Lang
WFPS Delegate, Ben Petersen


Executive Committee

The LSAW Board of Trustees is comprised of five Officer Trustees referred to as the Executive Committee


Weston Dorszynski, President
T. (360) 487-7771
Click here to email Weston
Kate Schalk, President-Elect
T. (360) 902-1182
Click here to email Kate
Donald Wieber, Vice President
T. (509) 585-4295
Click here to email Donald
Lynee Forsyth, Secretary
T. (360) 733-6100
Click here to email Lynee
Amanda Askren, Treasurer
T. (425) 430-7369
Click here to email Amanda
Carla Meritt, Immediate Past President
T. (360) 695-3411
Click here to email Carla