Our Mission

The Washington Automotive Press Association (WAPA) promotes education and professional awareness in the field of motor vehicles regarding their manufacturing and regulation. It seeks to enhance and encourage professionalism of journalists and specialists in automotive and related fields.

2017 WAPA Board of Directors

William West Hopper | Email Me
WWH Communications

Vice President & Membership Director
Colin Aylesworth | Email Me
U.S. News & World Report

Carter MacLeod | Email Me
U.S. News & World Report

Briana Washington | Email Me
Honda North America

Communications Chair
Ryan Morris | Email Me
J.D. Power


Events Chair
David Boldt | Email Me
Autoblog / TX Garage

Speakers & Sponsors Chair
Les Jackson | Email Me
Cruise Control Radio

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