Board

President     Andy Velebir  – President@sallal.com
Joined board in 1986.  Mr. Velebir has a degree in Environmental Science and has been involved with the design, sales and installation of water treatment equipment.

Secretary              Harold Ellebracht
Joined board in 2015.  Mr. Ellebracht is the Executive Director of Facilities for the Snoqualmie Casino.  He has been involved in the operation of both wastewater and potable water systems in support of either casino properties and/or tribal reservations.  He also holds an unlimited Master Merchant Marine license and has been responsible for the construction of numerous passenger vessels and land based projects.

Treasurer             Gerry Prior
Joined board in 1984.  Mr. Prior is a Land Use Planning Consultant with expertise in comprehensive planning, land development and environmental permitting.

Trustee                  Eric O’Brien
Joined board in 2002.  Mr. O’Brien is a Program Manager with the King County Office of Emergency Management.   Prior to this, Mr. O’Brien was a civil engineer for 30 years and built many significant roadway and sewer projects in the Puget Sound area and across the United States.

Trustee                 Sheldon Lynne
Joined board in 2002.  Mr. Lynne is Director of Public Works for the City of Issaquah and is responsible for engineering and construction aspects of water utility infrastructure in addition to sanitary sewer, storm water and transportation issues.

Trustee                  David Edwards
Joined board in 2005.  Mr. Edwards is a groundwater geologist and an environment regulatory specialist.  He is currently a partner in a global environmental engineering consulting firm.  His experience includes water testing, groundwater flow, regulatory negotiations, safety, risk management, pollution cleanups, construction contracting and business management.

Trustee                  Daylin Baker
Joined board in 2018.  Mrs. Baker recently retired from a career as a Supervisor/Inspector for the Department of Ecology. Her experience includes hazardous waste compliance, environmental education outreach, and business administration.  She holds a MS degree in Environmental Management.