Workforce Southwest Washington announces new board members and officers

Darcy Altizer - SW WA Contractors Assoc

Darcy Altizer

Paige Lake - Wahkiakum Chamber of Commerce

Paige Lake

Jim Lucey - Linear Technology

Jim Lucey

John Vanderkin - Employers Overload

John Vanderkin

Bill Skidmore_McKinstry

Bill Skidmore








Workforce Southwest Washington (WSW) (formerly the Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council) has added two new board members to enhance its collaboration with businesses and enable it to further align workforce training and employment services with industry needs. New board officers were also appointed.

New board members are Darcy Altizer, executive director, Southwest Washington Contractors Association; and Paige Lake, executive director, Wahkiakum Chamber of Commerce. Both will serve a three-year term.

John Vanderkin, president, Employers Overload, will continue as Board Chair; Bill Skidmore, senior account executive, McKinstry, is Vice-Chair and Jim Lucey, controller, Linear Technology, is Treasurer.

For a complete list of WSW Board members, visit For more information on WSW, visit