TCPD Attorneys and Staff

​Contact our staff by e-mail by clicking on the names below,
or by phone at (360) 754-4897

Patrick O'Connor, Director

    José L. Vargas, Fiscal Manager

    Mia Pagnotta, Administrative Assistant
    Dawn Ward, Legal Assistant
    Lupe Hernandez, Legal Assistant
    Sammi Burkhardt, Legal Assistant
    Verda Hess, Accounting Assistant

    Sharonda Amamilo, Lead Attorney

    Juvenile Unit:
    Robyn Martin

    Dependency Unit:
    Sharonda Amamilo

    Pam Hipp, Paralegal
    Mahogany Carter, Legal Assistant

    Phil Griffith, Lead Attorney

    Misdemeanor Unit:

    Ahmed Jenkins
    Christine Black Geary
    Danielle Walker
    Geoffrey Hulsey - Veterans Court
    Jason Schuyler
    Tammy Shuffield - Mental Health Court
    William Trondsen

    Thyda Davis, Paralegal
    Mary Riat, Legal Assistant
    Tasia DeRuwe, Legal Assistant