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If you wish to ensure that every Council Member receives an email, send the email to citycouncil@ci.woodinville.wa.us. Additionally, any email sent to the City or to a Council Member becomes a public record. For more information on the Public Records Act, please check the official Woodinville Municipal Code Chapter 2.21 or contact the City Clerk at 425.877.2262.

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Bernie Talmas

Mayor Bernie Talmas
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
  • Selected Mayor January 2012 to December 2013, January 2014 to December 2015, and January 2016 to December 2017
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2016-2017: Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP); Suburban Cities - Public Issues Committee; King County Jail Oversite Assembly; Northend Mayor's Meetings; Tourism Task Force; Finance Committee; State Legislation Council Liaison Committee; Council Committee to Evaluate Commission/Board Members; King County Eastside Rail Corridor Regional Advisory Committee
  • Parks and Recreation Commissioner City of Woodinville January 2008 - December 2009

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James Evans

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

  • Elected to Council November 2013
  • Selected Deputy Mayor January 2014 to December 2015, and January 2016 to December 2017
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2016-2017: Northshore School District; Fire District Joint Policy Board; 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 2016-2017: Watershed Resource Inventory Area (WRIA 8); King County Metropolitan Solid Waste Committee; SeaShore Transportation Forum; Liaison to Planning Commission; Liaison to Emergency Preparedness Commission; 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, 2019 
Email: lrubstello@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to Council November 2011 and November 2015.
  • Resident of Woodinville since 2002.
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2016-2017: Finance Committee; Public Works Committee
  • 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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Elaine Cook

Elaine Cook
Position: No. 4
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2019
Email: ecook@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to City Council November 2015.
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2016-2017: Northshore Parks & Recreation Service Center Boardmember; Northshore School District; Fire District Joint Policy Board; Lodging Tax Advisory Committee; Liaison to the Parks & Recreation Commission; Woodinville Tourism Marketing Committee; Liaison to the Woodinville Chamber of Commerce; Brightwater Air Quality Advisory Board
  • Parks & Recreation Commissioner City of Woodinville. Served December 2014 - December 2015.

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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 2016-2017: Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP); SeaShore Transportation Forum; Liaison to Planning Commission; Public Works Committee; State Legislation Council Liaison Committee; Council Economic Development Committee; Council Committee to Evaluate Commission/Board Members

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Al Taylor

Al Taylor
Position: No. 6
Term Expires: Dec. 31, 2019
Email: ataylor@ci.woodinville.wa.us
Phone: 425.489.2700

  • Elected to City Council November 2015
  • Council committee/liaison assignments for 2016-2017: Liaison to Planning Commission; Liaison to the Emergency Preparedness and Public Safety Commission; Public Works Committee; Council Economic Development Committee; Council Committee to Evaluate Commission/Board Members
  • Planning Commissioner City of Woodinville 2012 - 2016
  • Emergency Preparedness and Safety Commissioner City of Woodinville 2007-2011

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