Regular Commission Meeting

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 9:30am

Public Disclosure Commission
711 Capitol Way, Room 206 
Olympia, Washington 98504

Note that this agenda is subject to change. Please check the PDC website for the current version.


WASHINGTON STATE

Public Disclosure Commission

711 Capitol Way, Room 206 | Olympia, Washington

Note: All times shown for consideration of agenda items (other than the time of convening) are approximate and may vary, depending on the amount of discussion required for each.


COVID 19 update: The Public Disclosure Commission Meeting will be streamed live at https://www.youtube.com/user/WASTPDC/live. Commission members and staff will join the meeting remotely.

The Public Comment period is at 9:30 a.m. To provide public comment via conference line during this time please call 1-360-522-2372 prior to the start of the meeting to obtain information on how to participate.

Public comments can also be submitted online at SUBMIT PUBLIC COMMENT

MEETING VIDEO

Meeting Agenda: 
9:30 AM Commission Chair Jarrett Opening Comments and Public Comment Period
9:40 AM Consideration and Possible Approval of Meeting Minutes

  • February 25, 2021
9:45 AM Legislative Update | Sean Flynn, General Counsel and BG Sandahl, Deputy Director
9:50 AM Interpretation – Surplus Funds | Sean Flynn, General Counsel
10:10 AM Rulemaking – SSB 6152 (2020) Foreign Nationals | Sean Flynn, General Counsel

10:30 AM Management Team Updates

  • Executive Director Update 
  • Deputy Director Update 
  • IT Activity Report 
  • Communications, Outreach, and Filer Assistance update 
10:45 AM Budget | Peter Frey Lavallee, Executive Director and Chad Johnson, Senior Financial Consultant, DES
10:50 AM Strategic Plan Update

  • Audits | Commissioner Isserlis; Kurt Young, Compliance Officer; and Erick Agina, Compliance Officer
  • Enforcement Process Map – Commissioner Downing and Alice Fiman, Compliance Officer
  • Campaign Reporting Modernization – Commissioner Jarrett and James Gutholm, Chief Information Officer
  • Digital Political Advertising Disclosure – Commissioner Lehman; Sean Flynn, General Counsel; and Kim Bradford, Communications and Outreach Director
  • Training Program Expansion – Commissioner Jarrett and Kim Bradford, Communications and Outreach Director
11:20 AM Enforcement Updates | Kurt Young, Compliance Officer

  • Enforcement Report – Categorization and Status of Open Complaints
  • Completed Investigations and Alternative Resolutions
11:30 AM Reporting Modification Requests | Jennifer Hansen, Compliance Officer

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12:00 PM Break/Executive Session

Discussion of matters allowed in executive session pursuant to RCW 42.30.110, including but not limited to, discussion of enforcement matters and pending and potential litigation with legal counsel, and review of performance of public employees. Possible action regarding pending litigation, or other matters properly discussed during executive session, will be taken following the executive session.

1:00 PM Annual F-1 Enforcement | Tabatha Blacksmith, Compliance Coordinator & Tabitha Townsend, Compliance Coordinator

  • PDC Case 80248 – Aiomanu B. Patu, a former School Director for Seattle School District 001. PDC staff is alleging that the respondent violated RCW 42.17A.700 by failing to file a Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) due no later than April 15, 2020, disclosing financial information for calendar year 2019 and failure to file a Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) due no later than April 15, 2019, disclosing financial information for calendar year 2018.
  • PDC Case 80230 – Joshua Quantrell, an incumbent Parks & Recreation Commissioner for Klickitat Recreation District. PDC staff is alleging that the respondent violated RCW 42.17A.700 by failing to file a Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) due no later than April 15, 2020, disclosing financial information for the calendar year 2019, and failure to file a Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) due no later than April 15, 2019, disclosing financial information for calendar year 2018.
  •  PDC Case 80283 – Justyn Turner, a former School Director for Mary Walker School District 207. PDC staff is alleging that the respondent violated RCW 42.17A.700 by failing to file a Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) due no later than April 15, 2020, disclosing financial information for calendar year 2019.
2:00 PM Enforcement Hearing | Chad Standifer, AAG; Phil Stutzman, Compliance Officer

  • PDC Cases 26814 and 28028
    Barbara Johnson, John Neill, Ron Hue, Renee Brooks, and Calvin Dudney, Kennewick Public Facilities District Board Members, PDC Cases 26814 and 28028, involving alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.555 by authorizing the use of Kennewick Public Facilities District facilities to produce election-related material and engage in election-related activities that promoted Proposition 17-4, a ballot measure on the November 7, 2017, General Election ballot that asked voters to authorize a two tenths of one percent (2 cents per $10.00) sales and use tax increase to fund improvements to the Toyota Center and expansion of the Convention Center of the Three Rivers campus, operated by Kennewick Public Facilities District.
3:00 PM Adjourn
Notes: 

The Commission may deliberate in closed session on any enforcement matter on this agenda, or any matters listed in RCW 42.30.140.