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Bernie Talmas

Bernie Talmas, Mayor
Position: No. 7
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2017
Email: btalmas@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to Council November 2009. Re-elected Council November 2013
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2014-2015: Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP); Suburban Cities - Public Issues Committee; SeaShore Transportation Forum; King County Jail Oversite Assembly; Northend Mayor's Meetings; Finance Committee; State Legislation Council Liaison Committee; Council Committee to Evaluate Commission/Board Members
  • Parks and Recreation Commissioner City of Woodinville January 2008 - December 2009

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James Evans

James Evans, Deputy Mayor
Position: No. 3
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2017 
Email: jevans@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to Council November 2013
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2014-2015: Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP); Liaison to Parks & Recreation Commission; Finance Committee; State Legislation Council Liaison Committee; Council Economic Development Committee

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Paula Waters

Paula Waters
Position: No. 1
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2017
Email: pwaters@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to Council November 2013
  • Planning Commissioner City of Woodinville July 2009 - November 2013
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2014-2015 Watershed Resource Inventory Area (WRIA 8); King County Metropolitan Solid Waste Committee; SeaShore Transportation Forum; Liaison to Planning Commission; Liaison to Emergency Preparedness  Commission; Public Works Committee; State Legislation Council Liaison Committee; Liaison to the Woodinville Chamber of Commerce

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Les Rubstello

Les Rubstello
Position: No. 2
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2015 
Email: lrubstello@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to Council November 2011.
  • Resident of Woodinville since 2002.
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2014-2015: Finance Committee; Public Works Committee; Liaison to the Woodinville Chamber of Commerce
  • Served eight years on Planning Commission, 2004 to 2012
  • Major Planning Commission projects: Downtown/Little Bear Creek Parkway Master Plan; Economic Development Plan; R-1 Zone Sustainability Study; Commercial Design Standards; Woodinville Wine Village
  • Professional Engineer; 20 years with Washington DOT doing highway design, construction, and traffic operations; with City of Lynnwood since 2003 managing street, stormwater, traffic, water, and sewer operations
  • Married, four children

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Hank Stecker

Hank Stecker
Position: No. 4
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2015
Email: hstecker@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Appointed to City Council July 2014.
  • Elected to City Council November 2005. Served December 2005 - December 2009
  • Planning Commissioner City of Woodinville. Served July 2003 - December 2005 and March 2014 - July 2014.
  • Planning Commission Chair: July 2005 - December 2005.
  • Major Planning Commission projects: Downtown/Little Bear Creek Parkway Master Plan; Economic Development Plan
  • Council committee/liaison assignments 2006-2009: Planning Commission Liaison, ARCH (A Regional Coalition for Housing), Land Use Committee, Lodging Tax Advisory Committee, Public Works Committee, Tourism Task Force, Finance Committee, Council Economic Development Workgroup Committee.

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Susan Boundy-Sanders

Susan Boundy-Sanders
Position: No. 5
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2017
Email: sboundy-sanders@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to Council November 2009. Re-elected to Council November 2013
  • Planning Commissioner City of Woodinville May 2008 - November 2009
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2014-2015: Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP); Watershed Resource Inventory Area (WRIA 8); SeaShore Transportation Forum; Northshore School District;  Liaison to Planning Commission;  Liaison to Emergency Preparedness  Commission;  Public Works Committee ; State Legislation Council Liaison Committee; Council Economic Development Committee; Council Committee to Evaluate Commission/Board Members

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Liz Aspen

Liz Aspen
Position: No. 6
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2015
Email: laspen@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Woodinville resident since 1981.
  • Council Member since 2008
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2014-2015: Northshore Parks & Recreation Service Area; Northshore School District; Liaison to Parks & Recreation Commission; Council Economic Development Committee; Council Committee to Evaluate Commission/Board Members
  • Past Board of Director: Kindering Center, Bellevue WA.; Past President of Woodinville Sister Cities Association; Weekly volunteer in CEC Teen Lounge 2004-2007; 1998-2007 Parks and Recreation Commissioner City of Woodinville; Block Watch Captain; Spirit of Woodinville Award for 500+ hours of volunteer time to the City of Woodinville; Partnership for Youth Justice, Deferment Court Volunteer 2009-present.
  • Employment: Shoreline School District, Einstein Middle School
  • Education: Business Degree from Seattle Pacific University
  • Personal: Married, two children

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