Parks & Recreation Commission

The purpose of the Whatcom County Parks & Recreation Commission is to advise the Parks & Recreation Director on parks, recreation, and senior services issues. The commission provides recommendations in the development and review of acquisitions, plans, programs, policies and funding for parks and open space.  The Commission serves as a liaison between the County and citizens and works to promote parks, recreation and senior services programs. 

Current Commission Members

Peter Coy
Brian Estes
Kristen Fagan
Joseph Hashmall
Sonja Max
Terry (Wanda) Terry
Brad VanderWerff

Term Limit

  •      Two consecutive Full Terms

Term Length

  •       Four Years


  •       3rd Thursday of the month

Date of Formation

  •       January 1, 1993


  •       RCW 36.68.030, WCC 2.29.05