Legislation creating the Washington State Leadership Academy (WSLA) required the creation of a board of directors to oversee and direct WSLA's finances, services, and programs.

Name Organization
Alan Burke Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
Jennifer Wallace Professional Educator Standards Board
Mary Alice Heuschel Office of the Governor
Vacant Educational Service Districts
Gary Kipp Association of Washington School Principals
Jonelle Adams Washington State School Directors' Association
Donald Larsen Washington Council of Educational Administration Programs (WWU)
Bill Keim Washington Association of School Administrators
Nancy Moffatt Washington Association of School Business Officials
Edie Harding The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation