Board Membership

In 2006, 22 of the local governments in the Yakima Basin signed an Interlocal Agreement creating the Yakima Basin Fish & Wildlife Recovery Board. The Board is governed by a 10 member board of directors selected from the member governments.


Board of Directors


Kittitas County:

   Laura Osiadacz, County Commissioner, Kittitas County
       
Obie O’Brien, Kittitas County, Alternate

   Nancy Lillquist (Secretary), Council Member, City of Ellensburg

   Jay McGowan (at-large), Mayor, City of Cle Elum 

Benton County:

   Jerome Delvin, County Commissioner, Benton County
      
Adam Fyall (Vice-Chair/Treasurer)Benton County, Alternate 

   Bob Elder, Council Member, City of Prosser

   Richard Bloom, City of West Richland

Yakima County:

   Ron Anderson, County Commissioner, Yakima County
      
Terry Keenhan, Yakima County, Alternate

   Holly Cousens, Council Member, City of Yakima
       
Dave Brown, City of Yakima, Alternate

   Dan Olson (Chairman)Council Member, City of Union Gap 

Yakama Nation:

   Gerald Lewis, Council Member, Yakama Nation

      Paul Ward (at-large), Yakama Nation, Alternate

       Dave Fast, Yakama Nation, Alternate

 * Executive Committee members in bold

Member Governments


Counties 

     Yakima
     Kittitas
     Benton


Tribal Government

     The Yakama Nation


Cities

     Yakima
     Ellensburg
     Selah
     Cle Elum
     Union Gap
     South Cle Elum
     Wapato
     Roslyn
     Moxee
     Benton City
     Grandview
     Richland
     Granger
     Prosser
     Sunnyside
     West Richland
     Naches
     Kennewick