DiscoverU Presents: College Gear Day!

2018-10-15T23:17:31+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Categories: Admin, Communications & PR|

PSESD staff members wore their college gear in full force in support of DiscoverU’s 2018 Week of College and Career Exploration! DiscoverU focuses on cultivating awareness around college and careers to encourage students to start planning for life beyond high school. Throughout the week of college and career exploration, educators are encouraged to engage youth in exploring [...]

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-10-13T17:27:16+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Categories: Admin, Communications & PR, New Employees|

We are pleased to welcome our new employees here at the PSESD! From left to right Back Row: Lynette Rosin, Transportation Manager, Transportation Stefan Hargrove, Behavior & Education Support Specialist, ReLife Chris Dickson, Behavior & Education Support Specialist, ReLife Dee Thierry, Executive Assistant, Workers’ Compensation Trust Front row: Magaly Ortiz de Castilla, Family Support Specialist, [...]

Wear Your Favorite College Gear Day This Thursday – Discover U 2018!

2018-10-13T17:31:30+00:00 October 8th, 2018|Categories: Admin, Communications & PR|

Meet us in the PSESD Lobby, Thursday, October 11th at 12:45pm for a photo in our favorite college gear!  You can 'rep' any college or university of your liking, just show your school spirit! When more than 2,500 students from South Seattle and South King County were asked about their aspirations, 95 percent of them [...]

Thank you, Braxton Kellogg!

2018-08-02T15:33:44+00:00 July 31st, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR|Tags: , |

Our dear Braxton Kellogg has decided to pursue a position with Seattle Public Schools, where he has always wanted to work, and will be leaving Puget Sound ESD.  We are so grateful to Braxton for his professionalism, leadership of and dedication to the 2018 All Staff Celebration, and support of government relations and agency marketing [...]

Farewell and Good Luck to Communications Coordinator, Kasey High!

2018-07-18T15:31:12+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR|Tags: , |

After almost 10 years at the Puget Sound ESD, we bid farewell to our Communications Coordinator, Kasey High. Kasey's work has been invaluable to the PSESD (from his start in Facilities to his stellar work on the Communications team) and, while we are sad to see him go, we are excited for his new opportunity [...]

Join us for Picture Day at PSESD, 2/8!

2018-01-24T22:10:50+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR, Events|

Do you need a new photo for your Outlook, social media accounts or PSESD badge? The Communications Team will be hosting a picture day on Thursday, February 8 from 12:00-2:00pm. Visit us in the Cyprus Room on the 2nd floor to get your photograph taken! No reservations are needed. Just stop in when you are [...]

2018 Winter All Staff Meeting – Survey

2018-01-22T20:31:11+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: All Staff Events, Communications & PR|Tags: , , |

First, we want to thank you for joining us for the 2018 Winter All Staff Meeting. We know everyone is busy, and we are happy to come together as a group to share our successes, as well as our goals and ambitions for the future here at PSESD. Pictures from the meeting may be found [...]

Farewell to Melissa Laramie

2018-01-09T19:23:14+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR|

It's with mixed emotions that we announce that our Director of Communications, Melissa Laramie, is leaving PSESD for an exciting new opportunity as the Director of Communications for Kent School District. Melissa has been with us for six years, and her dedication and passion for the work has reached across the entire agency. While we [...]

Winter Cookie Exchange Success!

2017-12-21T19:36:12+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: Communications & PR|Tags: , , |

The Communications, Government Relations and PR Team hosted a Winter Cookie Exchange here at PSESD in Renton on Wednesday, December 20th, and we are happy to report - it was a success! We are so appreciative when people from across the agency come together to get to know each other, play some fun games and, [...]

Join the All Staff Planning Committee

2017-12-04T20:12:59+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Categories: Communications & PR|Tags: , , , , |

Join The All Staff Planning Committee! The Communications Team leads the PSESD All Staff Planning committee and we are looking for volunteers from across the agency who want to contribute their time and talents to ensuring the All Staff meetings are informative, engaging and inclusive! The role of the Planning Committee is to assist the [...]