Commissioner Vacancy

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Sammamish Plateau Water is seeking qualified applicants for an appointment to fill the vacant Position #2 on the District’s Board of Commissioners. This is a dynamic position that involves solid working relationships and interaction with regulatory agencies, ratepayers, community leaders, and industry organizations. The appointed candidate will make critical decisions that safeguard the resources and services of District customers.

Qualified candidates must be (1) a United States citizen, (2) at least eighteen years of age, and (3) a registered voter residing within District boundaries.  
The appointed applicant will serve until the next general election in November 2019. The appointed applicant must file for election to Commissioner Position #2 during the 2019 filing period if the appointed applicant desires to continue to serve in the position after the November 2019 election. Once the results of the November 2019 election are certified, the elected commissioner will immediately take office and serve the remainder of the Position #2 six-year term, which will expire December 31, 2019. If the appointed candidate is elected to a new six-year term at the November 2019 election, the new term would commence in January 2020 and expire on December 31, 2026.

The Board of Commissioners’ meetings are held on the first three Mondays of each month at 3:30 p.m. at the District Office located at 1510 228th Ave SE, Sammamish, WA 98075.

More information including Commissioner roles, expectations, and benefits can be found here:

Commissioner Vacancy Information Sheet (PDF)

Interested candidates must submit the following documentation to the District by May 15, 2018.

• An original, signed Application for Appointment to Board of Commissioners (PDF)
• Resume
• Letter of Interest

For additional information regarding the commissioner vacancy and application process, contact Jay Krauss, General Manager, at 425.392.6256 or by e-mail.