Board

President                  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.

Vice President         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.

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                 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                  Michael Thomas
Joined board in 2019.  Mr. Thomas is a telecommunication engineer with more than 27 years experience in the design, operation, systems and reliability engineering, and capacity planning of mobile and fixed networks and services. He presently consults for a major mobile telecommunications provider in the area. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the School of Engineering of Tulane University. He holds 12 US and foreign patents. He has lived within North Bend city limits since 2014.