L&I local service offices in Washington State.

Program and Technical Assistance

Chief Elevator Inspector: Gerald Brown

Gerald.Brown@Lni.wa.gov / 360-902-6456 or 360-999-0592 / Monday – Thursday

Schedule an Inspection

To schedule an inspection, contact the elevator inspector in your region. If you are unsure of who your inspector is or you don't see their information, please reach out to the field supervisor for that area. Regions are broken down by county. The cities of Seattle and Spokane conduct their own inspections. To report an accident that happened on a conveyance, please contact that area’s field supervisor.

Statewide Virtual Residential Stairchair and Vertical Platform Lift Inspections and Conveyance Inspections in Olympia

Supervisor: Gerald Brown

 For Virtual Residential Stairchair and Vertical Platform Lift Inspections

For Conveyance Inspections in Olympia:

Regions 1, 5, and 6

Field Supervisor:

Region 1: Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, Whatcom Counties

Region 5: Adams, Benton, Chelan, Columbia, Douglas, Franklin, Grant, Kittitas, Okanogan, Yakima, Walla Walla Counties

Region 6: Adams, Asotin, Ferry, Garfield, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Stevens, Spokane, Walla Walla, Whitman Counties

Region 2

Field Supervisor:

Region 2: King County

Regions 3 and 4

Field Supervisor:  

Region 3: Clallam, Jefferson, Kitsap, Pierce Counties

Region 4: Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Klickitat, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Skamania, Thurston, Wahkiakum Counties

City Inspections


Elana Campbell, Supervisor
Phone: 206-684-8457
Email: elana.campbell@seattle.gov

Rob Skala, Supervisor
Phone: 206-233-2786
Email: rob.skala@seattle.gov


Tom Smith, Elevator Inspector - North
Phone: 509-625-6182
Email: tsmith@spokanecity.org

Duane Leopard, Elevator Inspector – South
Phone: 509-625-6129
Email: dleopard@spokanecity.org