Agricultural Advisory Board

Regular Meetings

  • 1:00 p.m. (please note time change)
  • Second Tuesday of each month
  • Robert J. Drewel Building
    3000 Rockefeller Avenue
    8th Floor
    Everett, WA, 98201

The December 11, 2018 Agricultural Advisory Board Meeting has been canceled.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Members

Agricultural Advisory Board members are citizen volunteers (not county employees) and are appointed by the county council from candidates nominated by the county executive.

MembersHometownRepresenting
Jeff Ellingsen, Chair
(Term Expires 04/20)
Stanwood

Diking, Drainage & Flood Control,
Stillaguamish River Basin
Marv Thomas, Vice-Chair
(Term Expires 04/22)
Snohomish

Snohomish River Basin
Jeremy Visser
(Term Expires 04/18)
Stanwood

Dairy
Mike Harnden
(Term Expires 04/20)
Marysville

Nursery
Eric Fritch
(Term Expires 04/22)
Snohomish

Livestock
Keith Stocker
(Term Expires 04/22)
Snohomish

Commodity Crops
Vanessa Edwards
(Term Expires 04/20)
Marysville

Agricultural Direct Marketing
Tim Stocker
(Term Expires 04/22)
SnohomishDiking, Drainage & Flood Control,
Snohomish River Basin
Adam Farnham
(Term Expires 04/20)
SnohomishEquine
John Misich
(Term Expires 04/20)
SnohomishSnohomish County Farm Bureau
David Youngquist
(Term Expires 04/22)
StanwoodStillaguamish River Basin


About the Board

The Agricultural Advisory Board is an advisory body to the council, Planning Commission, Hearing Examiner, and county staff. The board’s continuing mandate is to support and reinforce the county’s agricultural preservation plan. The board is made up of 11 members who meet very specific criteria, who serve four-year terms and may not serve more than three consecutive terms. Members are appointed by the council on recommendation of the county executive. Email Email the Agricultural Board for more information.