Our Goals


Share expertise on topics important to school personnel administrators and college placement professionals


Establish a statewide network of professionals who can communicate freely on common issues


Sponsor state and/or regional workshops and seminars on topics of interest to school personnel administrators


Promote and nurture collaborative efforts between the K-12 and university communities

 •  Advocate for students and public education through affiliation with SAA, which provides a unified voice for all Wisconsin school administrators with the state government.



WASPA Board of Directors: 2018-2019


President Julie Grotophorst, Greendale
President-Elect Michelle Golden, Chippewa Falls
Past President Pam Casey, Oconomowoc
Secretary Liz Quinn, Bristol
Treasurer John Roubik, Hamilton-Sussex



Historian Tabatha Gundrum, Middleton-Cross Plains
WECAN Charlene Walker, UW-Madison

Valley Elliehausen, Franklin

Becky Neubauer, CESA 6

Support Staff

David Bell, River Falls
Nicole Jones, New Berlin

By-Laws Brenda Leahy, UW-LaCrosse

Connie Beth, Waunakee

Executive Director Vickie Adkins
Membership Services Cindy Heinz
WECAN Advisory Sarah Zelazoski, Mequon - Thiensville


Upcoming WASPA Events


WASPA Fall Admin Conference
November 8-9, 2018
Elkhart Lake, WI

Fall Administrative Assistants Seminar
November 6-7, 2018
Elkhart Lake, WI

Academy for New HR Administrators & Support Staff
November 7, 2018
Elkhart Lake, WI

WASBO/WASPA Conference
December 5-6, 2018
Middleton, WI