Karen Seinfeld was elected chair of the Washington News Council at the WNC’s most recent board meeting on Oct. 29. Seinfeld replaces Robert Utter, who has chaired the WNC since 1998. Seinfeld is former Chief Presiding Judge of the Washington State Court of Appeals. She retired in May, and lives in Tacoma.
Ann Goos was elected as a Public Member of the Washington News Council at the same meeting. Goos is Director of Development for the Agriculture & Forestry Education Foundation and former Campaign Manager for the Seattle Public School Levies Campaign. She lives in Seattle.