The Northwest Communication Association is a non-profit scholarly organization, which exists to unite and promote mutual educational interests to the study, criticism, research, teaching, and practice of communication. Membership is open to all persons, institutions, and organizations who promote the purpose of the Association, including humanistic, scientific, and artistic approaches to communication.
NWCA hosts an annual conference at the Coeur d’Alene Resort in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The 2013 conference, with a theme of “Organizing our World,” will take place on April 25-27. The conference caters to students and faculty alike. Updated information is posted on the Conference and Newsletter pages.
For more information about NWCA, feel free to visit our Journal, Association Information, Newsletter, and Archives pages. You can also be certain to get the latest updates by subscribing to our listserv at the bottom of this page.
President – Kevin Brown, Oregon Institute of Technology
Immediate Past President – MaryJean Williams, Portland State University
1st Vice President – Sacheen Mobley-Welsh, Central Washington University
2nd Vice President – Patricia Chantrill, Eastern Washington University
Treasurer & Secretary – Dan Peterson, Oregon Institute of Technology
Journal Editor – Heather Crandall, Gonzaga University
Historian – Michael Beachley, Oregon State University
Content Manager – Mark Porrovecchio, Oregon State University
Web Spinner – Nikkie Roberts, University of New Mexico
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