WAPRO Mission Statement

The Washington Association of Public Records Officers (WAPRO) is a non-profit corporation founded to provide education in support of the Public Records Act and to provide a forum for public records officers and those involved in responding to public records requests.

IMPORTANT UPDATE AS OF March 24, 2020: Governor’s Proclamation, 2020 Spring Training, and COVID-19 Updates here

Welcome to WAPRO!

Check out our event calendar for upcoming training opportunities, and learn more about our association. Interested in becoming a member? Take a look at our membership options and benefits and join today!


Certified Public Records Officer Designations

Congratulations to the following Public Records Officers who recently received their CPRO designation:


Certification Recertification
Lisa Anderson Cori Russell
Kelly Smith


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Join the WAPRO Executive Board! August 2020 Call for Candidates
By this notice, the Executive Committee announces the annual call for candidates to fill Officer and Director Positions on the Executive Board of the Washington Association of Public Records Officers (WAPRO). The positions available for election and the terms are as follows:
  • President-Elect (two-year term)
  • Vice President (one-year term)
  • Two Director positions (two-year term for each Director)



New Website and Member Login

WAPRO has transitioned to a new website on July 1st. In order to view your “Members Only” pages please re-register your profile using this link https://wa-pro.org/register/ . Once we are notified and verify your membership, we will approve your profile on the new website.

***We advise you to clear your Internet cache on all your devices. If you need assistance with your profile or login, please contact the WAPRO office office@wa-pro.org and we will be able to help you.

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