Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees Extend Contract for College President


Leslie ShattuckDirector, Communications & Marketing(425) 739-8236

Kirkland, Wash. – The Board of Trustees of Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) voted unanimously in their June meeting to extend the rolling contract for LWTech president, Dr. Amy Morrison, to 2024. 

The Trustees hired Morrison, six years ago. Board of Trustees Chair, Darrell Mitsunaga, who was a Trustee when Morrison was hired comments, “We had full confidence six years ago that Dr. Morrison would lead the college in a fair, inclusive, thoughtful, and productive way, and she’s done so much more during her time at the college. Dr. Morrison exemplifies innovative and steady leadership, which you can see reflective in the growth of new programs, support services and increased completion rates of LWTech’s students.” Morrison adds, “I truly appreciate the confidence the Trustees and the college community have bestowed in me. I am so proud of the work we do at the college to help our students prepare for today’s careers and tomorrow’s opportunities.”

About Lake Washington Institute of Technology

As the only public institute of technology in Washington State, Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) provides students with the latest cutting edge skills relevant to today’s workplace. LWTech offers nine applied bachelor’s degrees, more than 40 associate degrees and 80 professional certificates, in 41 areas of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.