2017 Offices Open for Election

125 Offices Open

Office (Term) Incumbent File With Filing Fee
County Council District 1 Whatcom
Council District 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Barry Buchanan
Whatcom 306.60
County Council District 2 Whatcom
Council District 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Ken Mann
Whatcom 306.60
County Council District 3 Whatcom
Council District 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Carl Weimer
Whatcom 306.60
County Council At-Large Whatcom
At-Large Position A
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Rud Browne
Whatcom 306.60
Port of Bellingham All Whatcom
Commissioner District 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Dan Robbins
Whatcom 84.00
Commissioner District 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Mike McAuley
Whatcom 84.00
City of Bellingham Whatcom
Council Ward 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Gene Knutson
Whatcom 255.72
Council Ward 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Pinky Vargas
Whatcom 255.72
Council Ward 6
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Michael Lilliquist
Whatcom 255.72
Council At-Large
(2-year term, Nonpartisan)
Roxanne Murphy
Whatcom 255.72
Municipal Court Judge
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Debra Lev
Whatcom 1409.16
City of Blaine Whatcom
Council Ward 1 Position 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Bonnie Onyon
Whatcom 0.00
Council Ward 2 Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Charlie Hawkins
Whatcom 0.00
Council Ward 3 Position 6
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Henry (Paul) Greenough
Whatcom 0.00
Council At-Large Position 7
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Harry Robinson
Whatcom 0.00
City of Everson Whatcom
Mayor
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
John Perry
Whatcom 60.00
Council Position 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
John Hammond
Whatcom 18.00
Council Position 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Jennifer Lautenbach
Whatcom 18.00
Council Position 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Andrew Jewell
Whatcom 18.00
Council Position 5
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Travis Remy
Whatcom 18.00
City of Ferndale Whatcom
Council Position 5
(4-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Cathy Watson
Whatcom 72.00
Council Position 6
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Carol Bersch
Whatcom 72.00
Council Position 7
(4-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Fred Kennedy
Whatcom 72.00
City of Lynden Whatcom
Mayor
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Scott Korthuis
Whatcom 336.00
Council Position 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Nick H. Laninga
Whatcom 72.00
Council Position 6
(4-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
John Lathrop
Whatcom 72.00
Council Position 7
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
David Burns
Whatcom 72.00
City of Nooksack Whatcom
Mayor
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
James Ackerman
Whatcom 90.00
Council Position 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Fritz Zemler
Whatcom 18.00
Council Position 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Daniel Bennett
Whatcom 18.00
Council Position 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Tom Jones
Whatcom 18.00
City of Sumas Whatcom
Mayor
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Bob Bromley
Whatcom 69.00
Council Position 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Bruce Bosch
Whatcom 15.00
Council Position 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Richard Postma
Whatcom 15.00
Council Position 4
(4-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Joshua Clawson
Whatcom 15.00
Bellingham School District 501 Whatcom
Director Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Steven Smith
Whatcom 0.00
Director Position 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Douglas W. Benjamin
Whatcom 0.00
Ferndale School District 502 Whatcom
Director District 2
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Candice Wilson
Whatcom 0.00
Director District 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Lee Anne Riddle
Whatcom 0.00
Director District 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Andrew McLaurin
Whatcom 0.00
Blaine School District 503 Whatcom
Director District 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Joan Lotze
Whatcom 0.00
Director District 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Michael M. Dodd
Whatcom 0.00
Lynden School District 504 Whatcom
Director Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Stephan Jilk
Whatcom 0.00
Director Position 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Kelli Kettels
Whatcom 0.00
Meridian School District 505 Whatcom
Director District 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Karolyn Crabtree
Whatcom 0.00
Director District 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Brian A. Evans
Whatcom 0.00
Nooksack Valley School District 506 Whatcom
Director District 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Randall Wright
Whatcom 0.00
Director District 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Stephen A. Jones
Whatcom 0.00
Mt Baker School District 507 Whatcom
Director District 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Brian Kelly
Whatcom 0.00
Director District 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Nancy Workman
Whatcom 0.00
Concrete School District 11 Skagit, Whatcom
Director District 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Rae (Crissie) Wilson
Skagit 0.00
Director District 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Janet Culver
Skagit 0.00
Director District 4, At-Large
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Bill Thompson
Skagit 0.00
Fire Protection District 1 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Randy VanderHeiden
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 4 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Steve Ness
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 5 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Bill Meursing
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Shannon Tomsen
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 7 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Gerald Metzger
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 8 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
David Lehmann
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Keith Neher
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 5
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
L. H. (Butch) Markhart
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 11 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Wendell L. Terry
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 14 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Leonard (Shorty) Bjornstad
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 16 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Elvin Kalsbeek
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 17 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Susan Garlock
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
William Carroll
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
James Taxdahl
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 18 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Socorro D. Ruiz
Whatcom 0.00
Fire Protection District 21 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Bruce Ansell
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Rich Bosman
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 5
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Larry McPhail
Whatcom 0.00
Glacier Fire and Rescue Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Jan Eskola
Whatcom 0.00
South Whatcom Fire Authority Whatcom
Commissioner District 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
James Willson
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner District 3
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Bob Ekdahl
Whatcom 0.00
Water District 2 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Jon "Pete" Rittmueller
Whatcom 0.00
Point Roberts Water District 4 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Scott Hackleman
Whatcom 0.00
Water District 7 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Wendell Poole
Whatcom 0.00
Birch Bay Water and Sewer District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Don Montfort
Whatcom 0.00
Lake Whatcom Water and Sewer District Whatcom
Commissioner District 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Todd Citron
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner District 4
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Curtis Casey
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner District 5
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
John Carter
Whatcom 0.00
Samish Water District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Mike Roberts
Whatcom 0.00
Water District 13 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Thomas L. Watkins
Whatcom 0.00
Glacier Water District 14 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Ellen Baker
Whatcom 0.00
Columbia Valley Water District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Shane Janitscheck
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Brian Gillis
Whatcom 0.00
Acme Water District 18 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Frances Eustis
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Gabriel Harder
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
James Sutterfield
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 1 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Wade A. Pettigrew
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 2 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Charles Baker
Whatcom 0.00
Commissoner Position 2
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Dorothy Hanson
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 3 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Scott Robertson
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Floy Markham
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 4 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Dixon Stremler
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 5 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Mary Boice
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Kenneth John Ferry
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 6 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Brandi Tilton
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 7 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Mario Bonilla
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 8 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Ernie Loreen
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Dan Bourks
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 9 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Tod Arnason
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 10 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Troy Luginbill
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Micah Moses
Whatcom 0.00
Cemetery District 11 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Gerald Tenkley
Whatcom 0.00
Point Roberts Park and Recreation District 1 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 3
(4-year short and full term, Nonpartisan)
Sonya Liu
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Douglas Shier
Whatcom 0.00
Blaine-Birch Bay Park and Recreation District 2 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Sheli Moore
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Katy Montfort
Whatcom 0.00
Lynden Regional Park and Recreation District 3 Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Kevin Burke
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
Tyler Timmermans
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Terry DeValois
Whatcom 0.00
Columbia Valley Park and Recreation District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Kelly Vogel
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Jessica Bee
Whatcom 0.00
Lummi Island Park and Recreation District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 2
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 5
(4-year term, Nonpartisan)
Whatcom 0.00
Chuckanut Community Forest Park District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)
John McLaughlin
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 3
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Susan Kaun
Whatcom 0.00
Commissioner Position 5
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
John Brown
Whatcom 0.00
Hospital District 304 Skagit, Whatcom
Commissioner Position 2
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Chuck Ruhl
Skagit 0.00
Commissioner Position 4
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Jeri Kaufman
Skagit 0.00
Point Roberts Public Hospital District Whatcom
Commissioner Position 1
(6-year term, Nonpartisan)
Robin Nault
Whatcom 0.00