Office of the President

How to invite the president to your event

We are here to help: If you have any questions about the process, content or materials, please contact Office of President Liaison Lauren McKnight: 206-685-9925.


Request President Young’s attendance

Complete  and  submit  invite  form
To facilitate consideration, please submit the request as soon as possible. Following review, The President’s Office will notify you of the status of your request.

Important notes: We are unable to consider incomplete requests. Any change (i.e. start/end time, menu, venue, speakers, etc.) to your requested event requires approval. Contact Lauren McKnight immediately at 206-685-9925.


Upon approval of request, the following is required

Event invitation
As soon as available. Please send via email or campus mail (Box 351210) to Lauren McKnight.

Suggested remarks
17 days prior to event date. Submit to Mary Schuneman for approval.

Event Briefing
10 days prior to event date. Submit to Lauren McKnight.

Annotated guest list
10 days prior to event date – draft acceptable. Submit to Lauren McKnight.

Recommended seating chart / table schematic (if applicable)
10 days prior to event date – draft acceptable. Submit to Lauren McKnight.