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    The Seattle Public Schools Board Office has two main areas of focus:

    Supporting the Board in the preparation and planning of Board meetings to ensure they run effectively and allow for public awareness and participation

    • Posting documents for regular Board meetings at least 3 days in advance of the meeting to allow for public review
    • Maintaining accurate and timely information on the School Board’s website
    • Noticing all Board meetings on the District’s website in a timely manner
    • Responding to and tracking constituent communication
    • Maintaining the Board Office Archives
    • Complying with requirements of the Open Public Meetings Act (OPMA)

    Supporting Board members in their role as Directors

    • Providing administrative support to Board members (e.g., travel arrangements, expense reimbursements, and document preparation)
    • Maintaining the Board Office budget
    • Preparing meeting rooms


    Board Office Staff

    Annya Ritchie
    Board Office Administrator
    adritchie@seattleschools.org
    206-252-0040