Friends of KSPS Director


Susan Chapin


Susan Chapin, currently board president for Spokane Public Schools, has been a board member since 2007. Selected as a Volunteer of the Year for 2004-2005, she has volunteered with the district since 1994 in a number of roles: as a PTG member at Hamblen Elementary, a parent representative of the Libby Center Site Council, a levy campaign representative, an alternate on the SPS Human Growth and Development Committee, and PTG president and fund-raising chair of the Odyssey Program.

Chapin also served as Ferris' representative to the Citizens Advisory Committee, as a member of the Principal's Advisory Committee for Ferris, and as a member of the Gifted Education Parent Advisory Committee. Chapin is currently employed as Infection Control Coordinator at Sacred Heart Medical Center. She was a CampFire USA club leader and board member for the Spokane AIDS network. A Washington State University graduate, Chapin has been a registered nurse since 1979. Both of her children attended Spokane Public Schools and graduated from Ferris, as did Chapin herself.