Our 2022 Annual LIVE Conference theme is Momentum…June (13) 14-16, 2022 at the Davenport Grand Hotel in Spokane Lodging link  (Room block closed May 20th) 

Join our community of aging professionals as we come together around our common goal – expanding the possibilities for Washington seniors.

Momentum is what propels our field forward. When harnessed, nurtured and built upon, it can spread quickly, resulting in significant growth. Our world has changed. Our field has changed. Now we need to build on what we have accomplished to prepare for what lies ahead. LeadingAge Washington is your opportunity to reconnect with your peers and your purpose; to hear from industry experts in top notch education sessions; to gather business intelligence in the EXPO and to take a much-needed breather at networking events Join us for:

  • Uplifting, inspiring talks in our power-packed keynote lineup.
  • Education you can use now with carefully curated content.
  • Networking opportunities at fun social events.
  • New ways to find your next partner in our EXPO.
  • A renewing experience that you can share with your staff and colleagues.

Connect with your colleagues and reignite your passion and commitment to the people you serve. Join us and find out what’s new and what’s working, so that you’re equipped to effectively meet the expectations of your current and future clients.

Our Strategic Focus ~ the 71st Annual LeadingAge Washington Conference will be built around strategic initiatives related to expanding possibilities for aging. Areas of focus for will be transforming the continuum of care to better meet consumer needs, demands and expectations; developing and retaining a skilled workforce; best practices in resident care models, including, but not limited to, culture change; quality improvement and accountability; and new technologies for older adult service delivery.

Keynote Guests:

The Power of the Pause: How a Reset Brings Sanity Back to the Workplace: Tim Richardson, Speaker, Author

Driving Miss Norma: One Family’s Journey Saying “Yes” to Living – Moving the Needle on Aging: Miss Norma’s story told by Ramie Liddle

The Markers and Moments That Guarantee DEI Success: Christopher Ridenhour, INSPIRED 2 RESULTS!


Please join us for our “71st” LIVE Annual Conference & EXPO, June (13) 14-16, 2022, where together we are moving forward with MOMENTUM!

Registration Packet Register Here Safety and Health Protocols


  • PAINT, SIP and FUN: Pinot’s Palette – Monday, June 13th, 1:00 – 4 p.m. ($45.)
  • GOLF DETAILS: Indian Canyon Golf Course – Monday June 13th. ($75.) Check-in opens at 11:00 a.m. 1 p.m. start Golf Registration or include with your online conference registration.
  • EXPO DETAILS: Tuesday, June 14th 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Exhibitors as of April  29th. Please contact Cassi at cmeritt@LeadingAgeWA.org for additional details!
  • AGENDA at a Glance Agenda  (as of April 19th) 
  • Tuesday, Scavenger Hunt: Details coming soon
  • Wednesday, Casino Royale “Fun Night”

MEET OUR SPONSORS as of April 29

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LeadingAge Washington will recognize the following during our Annual Conference in Spokane – June 15th

  • 2022 Awards of Excellence Recipients  Nomination link
  • 2022 Silver Stars Award Recognition (25+ years of service)  Link
  • 2022 Scholarship Recipients Apply today



Questions? Contact Pat at psylvia@LeadingAgeWA.org or Cassi at cmeritt@LeadingAgeWA.org 

Last updated: April 29, 2022