Boards and Commissions Appointments - Boards and commissions are designed to give citizens a voice in their government and provide a means of influencing decisions that shape the quality of life for the residents of our state. Participation on a board or commission is one of the most effective steps citizens can take in contributing an active voice to government.

Click on Boards and Commissions to learn what boards and commissions Washington has, what vacancies are available for appointment, and the application to apply for or nominate someone else for a position.

Judicial Appointments - Governor Gregoire cares deeply about the quality of the judiciary in the state of Washington and takes the honor of making judicial appointments very seriously. She strives to strengthen the quality, efficiency and image of our judiciary through her appointments. Judicial appointments have a significant effect on the citizens of Washington and those who do business in this state, and are a high priority for the Governor. She believes that the selection of experienced, independent and well-qualified lawyers to join the bench is vital to maintaining not only an efficient judicial system, but also a healthy democracy and vital economy.

Internships - The communications team for Governor Gregoire is seeking a highly motivated, highly capable intern to join their staff. This is a great opportunity if you are interested in a career in public affairs, public relations or communications. Learn more and apply…