Central Kitsap Community Council


The Central Kitsap Community Council will meet at 5 p.m. July 1, 2020 remotely via Zoom. 

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Meeting ID: 863 2137 0073
Password: 363701

To dial in by phone: +1 253 215 8782 US
Meeting ID: 863 2137 0073
Password: 363701 

Those wishing to submit public comment should email kshaffer@co.kitsap.wa.us. Comments received before 1 p.m. July 1 will be shared with the council prior to the meeting.

Applications open 

Applications are currently open for a representative, preferably from the Seabeck area, to serve on the Central Kitsap Community Council. To apply, click here.

Meeting Information​

The Central Kitsap Community Council generally meets the first Wednesday of the month beginning at 5 p.m. in the Best Western Silverdale Beach Hotel, 3073 NW Bucklin Hill Road. Please check this website or the Council's Facebook page for meeting updates or cancellations.

​Meeting Date

​July 1, 2020
​Agenda​Remote meeting (see info. above)
​June 3, 2020
​Meeting Cancelled
​May 6, 2020
​Meeting Cancelled
​April 1, 2020​Meeting Cancelled
​March 4, 2020
​February 5, 2020
​January 20, 2020 - Retreat

​December 4, 2019
​November 6, 2019​Agenda​Minutes
​October 2, 2019​County Budget Open House in lieu of regular meeting
​September 4, 2019Agenda​Minutes
​August 6, 2019​No meeting
​July 3, 2019 - Meet and Greet​No Agenda
​June 5, 2019Agenda​Minutes
​May 1, 2019​Agenda​Minutes
​April 3, 2019​AgendaMinutes
​March 6, 2019​Agenda​Minutes
​January 31, 2019Annual RetreatMinutes
​December 5, 2018Agenda
​November 17, 2018Agenda​Minutes
​October 3, 2018County Budget Open House replaces regular meeting
​September 5, 2018​AgendaMinutes
​August 1, 2018​Meet & Greet Social Event
​July 4, 2018​No meeting
​June 6, 2018​Agenda​Minutes
​May 5, 2018​Agenda​Minutes
​April 4, 2018​Agenda
​March 7, 2018​Agenda
​February 7, 2018​Agenda​Minutes
​January 6, 2018 Retreat​Agenda​Minutes



Name & Term

CK Area

Occupation / Affiliations



Brandon Myers

Silverdale Deputy Sheriff (Field Training Officer, Crisis Intervention Officer, Cadet Coordinator, Member Sheriff's Office Strategic Planning Committee);
President, Central Stage Theatre (CSTOCK)

Jim Aho

IllaheeRetired Engineer; Port of Illahee Commissioner; West Sound Watershed Counsel CAG; Illahee Forest Preserve President; Illahee Preserve Steward, Illahee Community Board; Salvation Army Advisory Board; WSU Extension Program Certifications - Master Gardener, Stream Stewards

Judy Mentor Eagleson

Tracyton President, Mentor Company; President, CKHS Alumni Association;
Vice President, Mathis Guild (Harrison Medical Center Foundation);
Board of Directors: Kitsap Economic Development Alliance, Kitsap Building Association, Building Industry Association of Washington

Steve Fabry

MeadowdaleRetired Naval Officer & Group Manager with General Dynamics Information Technology; Clear Creek Task Force; Rotary Club of East Bremerton; Navy League; MOAA; US Naval Academy Alumni Association; Albers Vista Gardens Board (former)

Doug Newell

Assistant Superintendent of Finance and Support, Central Kitsap School District; retired U.S. Navy Captain; also interested in parks and Old Town 

Levi Holmes

Old Town SilverdaleDevelopment of land for senior housing, single family & commercial; Kitsap Building Association Board Member; Developers Council Chair

Mark Hughes, Chair

ChicoKitsap Regional Library Director of Communications; Olympic College Foundation Vice President

Amy Lawrence

ChicoEnvironmental Science & Biology Professor at Olympic College; Chair of Chico Salmon Park Stewardship Group

Monica Downen

SilverdaleSilverdale business owner; Present of Old Town Historical District; Board Member of Visit Kitsap; Former Kitsap YWCA Community Advisory Board Member; Kitsap Rescue Mission Volunteer

Irene Overath

​Silverdale​Former director of WSU Kitsap Extension office; former educator in Central Kitsap Schools; former member of Central Kitsap Community Campus Planning Group, Commission on Children and Youth, Food Policy Council.

Angela Sell

 Financial Advisor; Meals on Wheels; Stand Up for Kids; Silverdale Chamber of Commerce

Harold Shea

SilverdaleExecutive Director, Haselwood Family YMCA, Silverdale Chamber of Commerce, Silverdale Rotary

Jeremy Stitt

IllaheeDevelopment, Marketing, AVID Member, Outdoors & Public Spaces

Pete Wimmer

Knute AndersonFacilities Manager for TRIDENT Training Facility, Bangor

Annika Collier
Student Rep

Running Start High School Student at Olympic College

Rick Soper
Ex Officio

SilverdaleChair, Silverdale Chamber of Commerce


 Mission and Purpose

The Central Kitsap Community Council mission is to:

  • Facilitate and improve communication among the Central Kitsap community and the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC);

  • Promote a sense of community;

  • Advise the BOCC and government agencies of the desires and concerns of the community;

  • Bring to the Central Kitsap community issues and projects of the County and convey the community response as requested by the BOCC.

The Kitsap County Board of Commissioners Resolution 233-1998 established the Central Kitsap Community Council to enhance communication between Kitsap County government and the citizens of the area.

 Contact Information

​For more information about the Central Kitsap Community Council, contact Katherine Shaffer in the Commissioners' Office at kshaffer@co.kitsap.wa.us or call (360) 337-7080.

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