About HCFA-WA

Health Care for All-Washington (HCFA-WA) advocates for secure, affordable, and comprehensive health care coverage for all Washington residents implemented through a unified financing system.

Board of Directors

Marcia Stedman, HCFA-WAMarcia Stedman is President of HCFA-WA. She has been a Board member since 2013 and is active organizing in the 1st LD. She can be reached at marcia@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Martha Koester, HCFA-WAMartha Koester is Vice-President of HCFA-WA. She is active organizing in the 34th LD and serves as copy editor of the HCFA-WA Newsletter. She can be reached at publicity@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Jeannie Ernst, HCFA-WAJeannie Ernst is active organizing in the 34th LD and is editor of the monthly electronic HCFA-WA e.Bulletin. She can be reached at bulletin@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Dana Iorio, HCFA-WADana Iorio is Treasurer of HCFA-WA and is active in the 36th LD. He can be reached at donate@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Ruth Knagenhjelm, HCFA-WARuth Knagenhjelm is active organizing South King County. She can be reached at SouthKingCo@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Chuck Richards, HCFA-WAChuck Richards has been active since 2006, president from 2011-2016, and is organizing supporters in the 36th LD.

 

Ronnie ShureRonnie Shure is the chair of the Legislative Committee and is active organizing in the 43rd LD. He can be reached at action@healthcareforallWA.org.

 

Hal Stockbridge, HCFA-WAHal Stockbridge serves on the WHST Revision Committee, is active in the South Sound area. He can be reached at info@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Sherry Weinberg, HCFA-WASherry Weinberg is editor of our quarterly HCFA-WA Newsletter, and serves on the WHST Revision Committee. She is also President of Physicians for a National Health Program’s Western Washington chapter. She can be reached at newsletter@healthcareforallWA.org

 

Kim Abbey of HCFAWAKim Abbey is Board Secretary of HCFA-WA. She has been a Board member since 2016 and is active in the 22nd LD, Olympia, and the SW Washington legislative districts.

 

Peter Lucas of HCFAWAPeter Lucas has been a Board member since 2016 and serves on the fundraising committee. He can be reached at petluc@comcast.net

 

Dan Schaffer of HCFAWADan Schaffer is active educating and organizing supporters in the Spokane area. He is a retired Urgent Care Physician with experience as a business owner, as well as an employee of a large health care organization, Group Health (now Kaiser Permanente).

Consultants Team

Bevin McLeod of HCFAWABevin McLeod is Program Director of HCFA-WA. She comes to us from a diverse background of non-profit management, agricultural and economic development work, advocacy, and campaign management. Passionate about equity, equality, and human rights issues, she is active in the 36th LD and can be reached at bevin@healthcareforallwa.org. She looks forward to hearing from each member their ideas and plans on direct action within our districts statewide.

Roger Fulton is an active member who serves as the distribution manager for the HCFA-WA e.Bulletin, and can be reached at roger@healthcareforallWA.org

Fred Koch is our Data Manager who maintains members’ records, and who greets our members and supporters at each Annual Meeting at our registration table. He can be reached at data@healthcareforallWA.org

Reed Wacker is on staff as HCFA-WA web designer and can be reached at web@healthcareforallWA.org