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.

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
Amy Nay Cheryl Xanthos
Sandra Madison Lisa Shupe
Cerena Ellison Marlena Hicks
Patricia Andersen Pamela Herman
Heather Jones Kristina Thurstonson



Seeking an answer to a specific question? Check out our WAPRO FAQ for featured questions that might relate to your situation.


The WAPRO Fall conference is a few weeks away and registration is open. The cost for the spring conference is $65.00 for WAPRO members and $95.00 for non-members. You still have time to join us. Register here: Fall Conference.

You will find information on what each of the committees have accomplished in 2021 for its membership and their goals for 2022 at this link: Annual Committee Reports.

If you would like to volunteer for one of the committees in 2022 please send an email to office@wa-pro.org and we will be in touch after the fall conference.

WAPRO Membership – It is that time of year to renew your annual membership! Memberships will be active from now through November 30, 2021.

Please renew your membership here. If you have any questions or would like to confirm your membership status/type, please email office@wa-pro.org for assistance.

New Website and Member Login

WAPRO has transitioned to a new website on July 1, 2020. In order to view your “Members Only” pages, please re-register your profile. 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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