On May 5th, 2011 Governor Christine Gregoire signed into law legislation which helps recognize sports officials in Washington State as Independent Contractors. Representing the PNFOA was Jason Capps (far right).
The Pacific Northwest Football Officials Association (PNFOA) is the premier organization in King County providing officiating services for high school, jr. high, youth recreational and men’s and women’s semi-pro football games.
The PNFOA is a local chapter of the Washington Officials Association (WOA) whose mission is to provide qualified officials for Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) sanctioned regular season and postseason events. The PNFOA is one of 19 different local officiating associations in the state with 120+ active members that cover 70+ schools in the greater Seattle area. The PNFOA is also one of the oldest football officiating groups in Washington with almost 60 years of history serving Washington schools.