Shoubee Liaw was appointed to the Board of Trustees at Shoreline Community College in December 2005 and reappointed in October 2010. Upon her reappointment, Liaw stated, "This is one of the greatest colleges in Washington State, poised to enter a new phase in its history, and I'm looking forward to playing a role in guiding this effort."
Liaw has worked for the Shoreline Public Schools, the Seattle Public Schools and DSHS. In addition to service on numerous local organizations, she currently serves as an officer on the TACTC (Trustees Association of Community and Technical Colleges), serves on the TACTC Education and Awards Committees and is a member of the Efficiency Bill Steering Committee. Liaw holds BA and MA degrees from the University of Washington.