Notice of Board Vacancies and Call for Applicants

HSSA’s Volunteer Board of Trustees is currently comprised of three people appointed by Washington State, three people appointed by Spokane County, and three people appointed by the City of Spokane. The Board of Trustees seeks to appoint up to five new Trustees to the Board.

The Board seeks applicants from diverse backgrounds. Skills and expertise of particular interest include: public health, legal, human resources, marketing, regulatory environment, grant-making and philanthropy, accounting and cyber security.

Applicants should send a letter of interest and resume to The application priority review deadline is February 15, 2024.

More information can be found about HSSA’s Board of Trustees, staff, impact, and grant opportunities at

Health Sciences and Services Authority of Spokane County (HSSA) promotes bioscience based economic development and advances new therapies and procedures to combat disease and promote public health.

HSSA was created in 2007 by Washington State RCW 35.10435.104, and Spokane County Resolution 7-1054. Our duties, priorities, and policy were created by Washington State RCW 3.104.060 104.060 , Spokane County Resolution 8-1056 and renewed until 2038 by Spokane County Resolution 2021-0055.

Our priorities are:

  1. Provide better health and health care in Spokane County.
  1. Create well-paying jobs in Spokane County.
  1. Power future growth in Spokane County.