About the WAEA

The Washington Art Education Association (WAEA) has more than 230 members, who are certificated staff in the State of Washington. WAEA also represents administration, museums, retired and higher education Arts Educators. There are 3 elected officer positions, ten appoint chairpersons and co-past presidents and co-president elects who serve as the Board of Directors.

WAEA is affiliated, at the national level, with the National Art Education Association (NAEA). The NAEA has over twenty two thousand members.

Promoting excellence in visual arts education in Washington State.

The mission of the Washington Art Education Association is to promote excellence in visual arts education, advocacy, leadership, professional development, and scholarship in Washington State.

Representative Council
The decision making body of the Association is the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors consists of the elected officers, appointed committee chairpersons and a representative from each ESD.

Meet our WAEA Board members

Why should you choose to become a member of the WAEA/NAEA?

WAEA By Laws and Constitution

WAEA 2012 – 2017 5 yr. Strategic Plan


Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1891, Snohomish, WA 98291

WA Tax ID #601343542

Fed Tax ID #94-3154898