BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

JAMES W. WILLIAMS - PRESIDENT

Years on the board: 6 years

Lived in the district: 40 years

Experience: Law enforcement in the community.

Small business owner: 10 years

Objective: To be part of building

a clear and sustainable water system

for our community. 

KRISTIN COOK - VICE PRESIDENT

Years on board: 6 years

​Lived in the District:  34 Years

Education: MHCC and

utility management

Experience: 26 years at electrical utility

Objective: To be an advocate for

​the district and its customers. 

IAN HAWES - SECRETARY

Years on board: 4 years

Lived in the district: 50 years

Education: OSU 

Experience: Budgeting, construction

and finance

Objective: Make sure dollars are

​well spent.

JIM CARLSON

Years on board: 1 year

Lived in the district: 52 years​

Experience:
- Co-Owner Carlson Nursery
- 15 years Multnomah Co Sheriff's Reserve Deputy
- 10 years Columbia City Police Department
- 4 years Horizon Air ground service

Objective: To learn about the operation of the District & serve the community

KENNY RIEDER

KENNY RIEDER

Years on board: 1 year

Lived in the district: 30 years​

Experience:
-Lead Dispatcher with Portland General Electric.

- Has volunteered with the Sublimity Harvest Festival

Objective: To give back to the local community as well as learn more about the process of the water district.