How the Board is Appointed

Kitsap County Commissioners, Mayors, and Managers appoint the Kitsap Public Facilities District Board of Directors.  Each Commissioner, Mayor, and Manager selects a community member within their jurisdiction to serve.  Terms are four years, and a board member may serve consecutive terms at the discretion of the respective appointer.

The Executive Director is selected by the Board of Directors, and his/her appointment is ratified by the County Commissioners.  There is no term limit for the Executive Director position.

Board of Directors

Russ Shiplet

Executive Director

Patrick Hatchel

Board Chairman, District 1

John Morrissey

Board Vice-Chairman, City of Port Orchard

Walt S. Draper IV

Board Treasurer, City of Bremerton

Daron Jagodzinske

Past Board Chairman, City of Poulsbo

Erin Leedham

Board Director, District 2

Phil Havers

Board Director, District 3

Tom Bullock

Board Director, City of Bainbridge Island