WA Veterinary Board of Governors
The Veterinary Board of Governors is made up of five licensed veterinarians, one licensed veterinary technician and one public member, all appointed by the governor. The licensed veterinary members must be state residents in active practice as licensed practitioners of veterinary medicine, surgery and dentistry and must be U.S. citizens. Not more than one licensed veterinary member shall be from the same congressional district. The licensed veterinary technician must be trained in both large and small animal medicine. The licensed veterinary technician member is a non-voting member with respect to board decisions related to the discipline of veterinarians involving standard of care.