The Washington State Association of Counties, the collective voice of Washington’s counties for over one hundred years.

Association Business

The Washington State Association of Counties is governed by a Board of Directors led by the Executive Committee. Each year an election is held prior to the Association’s Annual Meeting to select officers for the next year. Counties appoint their representative(s) to the Board.

Executive Committee

Blair Brady

Blair Brady

President

Wahkiakum County Commissioner

Scott Hutsell, Lincoln County Commissioner

Scott Hutsell

First Vice President

Lincoln County Commissioner

Robert Gelder, Kitsap County Commissioner

Robert Gelder

Second Vice President

Kitsap County Commissioner

Obie OBrien

Obie O'Brien

Immediate Past President

Kittitas County Commissioner

2017-18 BOARD of DIRECTORS

President

Blair Brady, Whakiakum County Commissioner

Vice President

Scott Hutsell, Lincoln County Commissioner

Second Vice President

Robert Gelder, Kitsap County Commissioner

Immediate Past President

Obie O'Brien, Kittitas County Commissioner

BOARD MEMBERS

Past President

Marc Boldt, Clark County Councilor

Past President

Helen Price Johnson, Island County Commissioner

Past President

David Sauter, Klickitat County Commissioner

Past President

Stephanie Wright, Snohomish County Councilmember

   

Eastern Region Representative

Jim Johnson, Walla Walla County Commissioner

Eastern Region Representative

Josh Kerns, Spokane County Commissioner

Eastern Region Representative

Michael Largent, Whitman County Commissioner

Eastern Region Representative

Brad Peck, Franklin County Commissioner

   

Western Region Representative

Kenneth Dahlstedt, Skagit County Commissioner

Western Region Representative

Terri Drexler, Mason County Commissioner

Western Region Representative

Edna Fund, Lewis County Commissioner

Western Region Representative

Dennis Weber, Cowlitz County Commissioner

Counties > 180,000 Population

King County Executive Dow Constantine, Executive
King County Council Reagan Dunn, Councilmember
Pierce County Jim McCune, Councilmember
Snohomish County Terry Ryan, Councilmember
Spokane County Al French, Commissioner
Clark County Jeanne Stewart, Councilor
Thurston County Bud Blake, Commissioner
Kitsap County Charlotte Garido, Commissioner
Yakima County Rand Elliott, Commissioner
Whatcom County Jack Louws, Executive
Benton County Jerome Delvin, Commissioner

BOARD ALTERNATES

Eastern Region Alternate Representative

     Chris Branch, Okanogan County Commissioner

Eastern Region Alternate Representative

     Wes McCart, Stevens County Commissioner

 

 

Western Region Alternate Representative

     Robert Jackson, Lewis County Commissioner  

Western Region Alternate Representative

     Jamie Stephens, San Juan County Councilmember

Counties > 180,000 Population

King County Executive Joe McDermott, Councilmember
King County Council Kathy Lambert, Councilmember
Pierce County Bruce Dammeier, Executive
Snohomish County Brian Sullivan, Councilmember
Spokane County Vacant
Clark County Eileen Quiring, Councilor
Thurston County John Hutchings, Commissioner
Kitsap County Vacant
Yakima County Mike Leita, Commissioner
Whatcom County Rud Browne, Councilmember
Benton County James Beaver, Councilmember

2016-17 NACO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NACo Board of Directors Kenneth Dahlstedt, Skagit County Commissioner
NACo Board of Directors Blair Brady, Wahkiakum County Commissioner
   
NACo WIR Board of Directors Stephanie Wright, Snohomish County Councilmember
NACo WIR Board of Directors Wes McCart, Stevens County Commissioner