A board of five Supervisors, three elected and two appointed, directs the programs and policies of the Whidbey Island Conservation District. The board meets once a month to discuss district business, oversee district finances and provide guidance on district activities. The meetings are open to the public.
Appointed and elected positions are for 3-year terms and are served without compensation. District elections are held each spring. For more information about the Conservation District election process, view our election fact sheet by clicking here.
District Election 2020
WICD District Supervisor election was held on Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Thank you to all the Whidbey Island community members who braved snow flurries to come out and vote! We appreciate your participation and desire to be involved.
Results are in and we can announce the candidate who received the most votes: Gary Ketcheson! Congratulations Gary and welcome to the board.
These results are unofficial until confirmed by the Washington State Conservation Commission in May.
Appointed Board Supervisor Position
In addition to the elected board supervisor position, there is one appointed position expiring on May 1, 2020 as well. The deadline to apply for the appointed position is March 31, 2020. Candidates must be registered voters residing on Whidbey Island, and may be required to own land or operate a farm. Complete information on how to file as an appointed candidate is available to review and download at:
WICD Board Member Profiles