Our Staff


Michelle Wade, Executive Director

Michelle joined the staff of WSRA in February 2019 as the Executive Director. Michelle has a strong background in non-profit management, with experience in the day to day management including event coordination, volunteer recruitment, fundraising, marketing and public relations. Michelle’s background has been in the non-profit industry as a volunteer, board member and functioning in a staff position.

Michelle has lived in Washington her entire life and loves all of the outdoor activities our area offers.  Michelle holds a Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies Social Sciences from Central Washington University, following in her grandparents parents foot steps. Outside of work, Michelle enjoys spending time with her son, friends, and spending time in the outdoors.

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Megan Smothers, Executive Director 

Megan joined the staff of WSRA in March 2019 as the Program Director. Megan has worked in customer service and non-profits her entire career. She has experience in event planning and management. Megan has been a volunteer, team captain, and staff for nonprofit associations. She has helped recruit volunteers and has been accountable for significant income goals, volunteer committee development, mission delivery, and advocacy.

Megan is a born and raised Washingtonian. In her free time, Megan is an avid animal lover who enjoys volunteering, country music, baseball, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.

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Upcoming Events

Sun May 17, 2020
40th Annual Conference



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