Shawn Woodward was appointed the superintendent of Lake Pend Oreille School District July 1, 2012. Prior to becoming superintendent, he was assistant superintendent of the North Kitsap School District, in Poulsbo, Washington. Shawn began his career as an elementary teacher in Port Orchard, Washington. Over the course of seven years as a teacher, he taught

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Vickie Pfeifer has lived in the area with her husband, Tom, and their three sons since 1993. All of their children attended schools in the Lake Pend Oreille School District from kindergarten through high school. Vickie was elected to the Lake Pend Oreille School District Board of Trustees and served from 2002 until 2013. She

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Brad grew up in Libby, Montana, and has spent his life in the Northwest. Brad began his career with the “Big 4” accounting firms, first working for KPMG in Billings, Montana, then for Coopers and Lybrand in Spokane. He has been in Sandpoint since 1991. Now with Williams & Parsons, PC, Brad specializes in providing

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David Slaughter is a fourth-generation lumberman who has lived in northern Idaho since 1984. He moved here from Dallas. Slaughter is a graduate of Principia College in Elsah, Illinois. His lumber experience includes 16 years in wholesale distribution, Slaughter Brothers, Inc. in Dallas, and Slaughter Wholesale, LLC in Sandpoint, and 25 years in manufacturing at

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Annie was born in Everett, Washington, and lived there until she left to attend Arizona State University. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in business, Annie began working for Ping Golf Equipment Company. During her 14-year tenure at Ping, she created and ran Ping’s clothing and embroidery division. She then headed up the retail division for

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Naticia Litven, a 1991 Central Washington University graduate, has lived in Sandpoint since 2002 with her husband, Bob Klatt. She has been an elementary school teacher in the Lake Pend Oreille School District since moving here. Previously she taught for 11 years in the Highline School District in Seattle. During her teaching career she has

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Travis Kaul, chief banking officer for Columbia Bank and its affiliates, has been with the bank since 1999. With a career in banking as his goal, Travis graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with an emphasis on banking and marketing. He went on to graduate from Pacific Coast

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Having lived in Bonner County since 1969, Allison has seen many changes in our community and in our schools. She completed her secondary education at Sandpoint High School and then earned several degrees from the University of Idaho. She has taught Adult Basic Education, ESL and GED classes for North Idaho College, as well as

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Tom Gibson is a senior vice president/financial consultant with D.A. Davidson & Co, where he is a member of the President’s Club. He is a licensed CPA and a licensed Certified Wealth Strategist. Besides his involvement on the board of directors of Panhandle Alliance for Education, Tom serves on the board of directors of Mountain

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Karl was born in Lewiston, Idaho, and raised in Grangeville, Elk City and Plummer, Idaho, and Latah, Washington. Upon graduation from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor of Science in communications, he embarked on a career in sales, marketing and management, living in Idaho, Alaska, Florida, Washington and Illinois. Dye was able to fulfill

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