Washington Policy Center (WPC) is an independent, non-profit, think tank that promotes sound public policy based on free-market solutions.
WPC improves lives of Washington state’s citizens by providing accurate, high-quality research for policymakers, the media and the general public. Headquartered in Seattle with satellite offices and full-time staff in Olympia and Eastern Washington, WPC publishes studies, sponsors events and conferences and educates citizens on the vital public policy issues facing our region. WPC has an annual budget of $3 million and a full-time staff of 20. Broadcast, print, and online media throughout Washington and across the nation cover WPC’s work regularly and seek out its policy experts for analysis and commentary. In addition, lawmakers routinely invite WPC to testify before legislative committees.
Annual Dinner CommitteeSpecial thanks to our Annual Dinner Committee members and Co-Chairs John and Sarah Rindlaub.
Sarah Rindlaub – Annual Dinner Co-Chair John Rindlaub, Wells Fargo – Annual Dinner Co-Chair Jim Coles, Western Peterbilt (retired) Kathy Connors Mary Odermat, Brown Bear Car Wash John Otter, CBC Partners, LLC Greg Porter, Berntson Porter Irene Song, PACCAR Roberta Weymouth, Silver Cloud Inns & Hotels Craig Williamson