WATSA holds our annual elections at the January general meeting. The positions open this year are:
Two general board positions
Eastern WA rep
The Washington Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (WATSA) presents Bob Shilling. Bob is a 36.5 year veteran of the Seattle Police Department where he led the Sex and Kidnapping Offender Detail for 21 years. He served on the Board of Directors of The Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA) for 5 years, and he is an ATSA Fellow. Bob spent the last three years of his career as the Head of Crimes against Children for INTERPOL in Lyon, France. Under Bob's leadership, his team and network of investigators physically rescued 5,420 victims of sexual abuse through victim identification techniques on child abuse images circulated on the Internet and Darknet. That was more victims rescued in three years than the previous nine years combined. Bob is a 2017 recipient of the ATSA Significant Contribution Award. He is now retired.
Discussion Leader: Det. Bob Shilling (Retired)
Steilacoom Town Hall Building
1717 Lafayette Street, Steilacoom, WA 98388
Directions I-5 South:
Follow I-5 S to Gravelly Lake Dr SW in Lakewood.
Take exit 124 (Gravelly Lake Dr SW.) from I-5 S
Turn right onto Gravelly Lake Dr SW
Turn left onto Washington Blvd SW
Continue straight onto Military Rd SW
Continue onto Old Military Rd
Continue onto Stevens St
Turn left onto Worthington St
Continue onto Garfield St
Continue onto Main St
Turn left onto Lafayette St
Destination will be on the right
Directions I-5 North:
Take exit 119 for Steilacoom toward Dupont Rd
Turn left onto Dupont-Steilacoom Rd
Turn right to stay on Dupont-Steilacoom Rd
Continue onto Union Ave
Turn right onto Lafayette St
Destination will be on the left
2 hr Off street parking available along Lafeyette St.
You may park in our visitor paid Visitor Parking to the left of the Ferry Dock on Union Ave.