WA Commission

The Washington Dry Pea & Lentil Commission was created under the Washington State Enabling Act of 1961, and a board was established July 1, 1965, to manage the funds collected from the assessment on dry peas, lentils and chickpeas. The eight-person board allocates funding for research, domestic and international marketing, government affairs and education.


Aaron Flansburg, Chair, GrowerWashington  Commission logo

Randy Duncan, Vice Chair, Grower

Lee Druffel, Grower

Scot Cocking, Grower

Dan McKinley, Grower

Wes Suksdorf, Grower

Dan Bruce, Handler

Don Potts, Department of Agriculture