Suquamish Citizens Advisory Committee


The next meeting of the Suquamish Citizens Advisory Committee takes place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 4. The agenda is posted below. 

To join the meeting:

To phone in, dial 253-215-8782

Meeting ID: 870 9938 8130

For members of the public wishing to comment during designated public comment, the following options are available. Each member of the public is limited to two minutes of Internet, call-in, or written comments. At the discretion of the meeting Chair, public comment that is overly repetitive or inappropriate (vulgar, disruptive, etc.) will be ended. 

Internet Users

Please click on the raise hand feature. The sound will be unmuted, and the Internet participant should announce her or his name.  The participant will be called upon to speak at the appropriate time.

Call-In Users

Callers will be unmuted one at a time and asked whether the caller wishes to offer public comment.  The last four digits of the call-in number will be announced, and call-in participants should announce their First and Last name before speaking.

Written Comments

Written comments will be read during the public comment period if submitted to by 12 p.m. on the day of the meeting.  Comments read are limited to two minutes.

To ensure written public comments are read at the proper meeting, written statement should include:

The date of the meeting the written comments are intended for;

Participant's First and Last Name and whether they live in Kitsap County; and

Agenda Item and/or subject the written comments refer to.

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Applications open for new members to serve on the SCAC

If you live in the Suquamish area and are interested in joining SCAC, please apply and fill out this online application form.


Meeting Information

The SCAC meets the 1st Thursday of every month from 6:30-8 p.m.** at Suquamish Elementary School Library, 18950 Park Ave NE. When the school is closed over the summer or during breaks, SCAC meets at the Suquamish Tribal Council Chambers, 18490 Suquamish Way NE.   

**SCAC is currently meeting remotely via Zoom . See meeting information above. Please note the new meeting time of 6:30 p.m.

The SCAC meetings are open to the public and residents of the Suquamish community. Meetings include updates on recent criminal activity in the area from the Suquamish Police Department.



​March 4, 2021
​February 4, 2021 

​January 7, 2021

December 3, 2020
November 5, 2020
​October 1, 2020Minutes
September 3, 2020
August 6, 2020
​July Meeting Cancelled
​June Meeting Cancelled
​May Meeting Cancelled
​April Meeting Cancelled​---
March 5,2020
​February 6, 2020
January 9, 2020



​Member (all positions are at-large)

Term Ending
​Tom Curley
​Brian Albro​2022
​Martha Burke - 2021 Co-chair
Kevin McDonald2023
Laurie Kadet - 2021 Co-Chair
Carol Larsen​2023
Peter Kalmar​2021
​Allen Jacobs​2021
Lisa Lindsay​2021
Marian Pierce
​Jessica Brandon


 About Us

The Suquamish Citizens Advisory Committee provides a discussion forum for Suquamish community  interests and issues. This Committee enhances communication between Suquamish-area residents, Suquamish Tribal Government and Kitsap County government, and coordinates community improvements brought forward by the committee and the Suquamish community. SCAC aims to work together to proactively address community interests and concerns.  

Kitsap County Board of Commissioners
Resolution 107-2006 established the
 Suquamish Citizen Advisory Committee on June 13, 2006. 

 SCAC Mission

  • ​Actively facilitate communication among the Suquamish Community.
  • Mutually develop and promote a sense of community vision and pride.
  • Communicate to the County, Suquamish Tribe, and other government entities the desires and concerns of the Suquamish community.
  • Bring to the Suquamish community issues and projects of the County and Suquamish Tribe, and provide a means for receiving and conveying to the County and Suquamish Tribe the community's response.

 Contact Information

​For information about SCAC, contact Katharine Shaffer at (360) 337-3365,