My ability to work with people and move issues forward has been recognized through appointments to:

·       Washington Association of Counties Legislative Steering Committee

·       The Salmon Recovery Council and Ecosystem Coordinating Board which advise the Puget Sound Partnership on policy and funding to restore Puget Sound.

·       Serve on the interview panel for a new Washington State Ferries CEO by the Secretary of Transportation.

·       Serve on the San Juan Islands National Monument advisory committee by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior.