Applications Accepted for District 3 Commission Position Opening

Posted Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Skagit PUD is currently accepting applications to fill the unexpired six-year term of its Commissioner District No. 3 position with the intended resignation in August of Commissioner Eron Berg. Berg has represented residents in eastern Skagit County since 2017. The newly appointed commissioner will serve from the time of appointment until December 31, 2022. 

In January, Berg announced that he had accepted a position as the executive director for the Port of Port Townsend and was leaving his long-time position as the city of Sedro-Woolley’s supervisor and attorney. Berg has kept the PUD posted as to timing of his planned move to Jefferson County and the need to appoint a replacement for District 3. Berg has begun the process of moving, and it is noan appropriate time for the utility to begin the process of appointing his replacement.  

To be considered, interested applicants must apply by Thursday, July 2. Residency and other minimum requirements apply to this position. The current annual salary is $30,804 plus medical/dental/vision benefits. The PUD hopes to have the position filled by mid-August.