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The WFIA Educational Foundation

Thank you in advance for your willingness to support the efforts of WFIAEF, 501 (c)(3) Tax ID #46-0792997.

About the Washington Food Industry Association Educational Foundation (WFIAEF)

We are dedicated to the advancement of education and employment opportunities in the food industry.

Our Educational Programs

WFIAEF offers scholarships to reimburse WFIA member employers who are providing financial support to employees attending one of our featured programs.

Our Programs

WFIAEF Scholarships

The WFIA Educational Foundation (WFIAEF) may reimburse a portion of course fees for eligible WFIA members and their employees who register for and complete educational courses, conferences and seminars.

For more information contact us by email at or by phone at (360) 753-5177 ext. 103.

Our Programs

Applying is Easy!

Applying for scholarship reimbursement funds is quick and easy! Read our instructions on How to Apply or download the application below.

Apply Now

Start a Scholarship Fund for Your Employees

Considering starting a scholarship fund for your employees? We can help! Learn more by emailing us at or call (360) 753-5177.

WFIAEF's Board of Directors

Executive Committee

  • Chair of the Board
    Tyler Myers, Owner, The Myers Group LLC
  • Vice Chair
    Mike Koens, Sr. Area Sales Director, UNFI/Supervalu
  • Secretary
    Tammie Hetrick, President & CEO, Washington Food Industry Association


  • Lori Brown, Post Consumer Brands
  • Jeff Clemens, UNFI/Supervalu
  • Mark Dawkins, URM Stores
  • Andra Mobley, A&J Select Market