Employment Security leadership
Commissioner Dale Peinecke
Dale Peinecke (PINE-uh-kee) was appointed as the 24th Commissioner of Washington’s Employment Security Department in January 2013. Before joining Governor Inslee’s cabinet, he spent more than 37 years in the aerospace and materials industries, including executive positions at Giddens Industries, Neuvant Aerospace, The Aerostructures Corp., Contour Aerospace and Alcoa. He has been engaged in Lean implementation efforts since 1985.
Nan Thomas, Deputy Commissioner, 360-902-9500
Neil Gorrell, Unemployment Insurance Director, 360-902-9303
Cathy Hoover, Government Relations Director, 360-902-9407
Carole Holland, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Commissioner of the Budget, Performance & Research Division, 360-902-9423
Sheryl Hutchison, Communications Director, 360-902-9289 (media relations, Web management)
Ron Marshall, Assistant Commissioner, HR & Operational Support, 360-725-9401
Lisa Marsh, Information Technology & Business Integration Director, 360-407-4646
Sandy Miller, Director, Workforce & Career Development, 360-407-1306
Tim Probst, Director, Workforce Development Strategic Initiatives, 360-902-9535
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