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Sasquatch Committee


1. Must be a librarian working with children ages 9-13

2. Must be a WLA member

The committee meets twice a year, once at the WLA conference and once in the Spring to pick the nominees. We are responsible for nominating books, and reading all the suggested books in preparation for picking the new nominees. 

 Please fill out this form if you are interested. Currently we have all 12 committee slots filled, but let us know if you are interested and we will contact you when there is an opening. 

Current Sasquatch Committee 


Sandra Earnest - Cooper Elementary, Spokane
Bernice Chang - Bellingham Public Library, Bellingham


Committee Members

Beth Bermani - Mt. Vernon City Library, Mt. Vernon
Genevieve Dettmer - University Place Pierce County Library, University Place
Mallory Gingrich - NCRL Wenatchee Library, Wenatchee
Gailene Hooper - NCRL Republic Library, Republic
Miriam Hubbard - Discovery Lab School, Yakima
Carter Kemp - Kimball Elementary, Seattle
Becky Ray- Lincoln Elementary, Mt. Vernon
Mark Richards - The Evergreen School, Shoreline
David Winkeljohn - Mountlake Terrace Elementary, Edmonds
Kerri York - Bemiss Elementary, Spokane

Questions? Need to contact us?

Please send email to: 
Bernice Chang and/or Sandy Earnest