Updated: 9 races with more than one candidate, 7 with none

Fifty-two people have filed for 39 of the 46 elected positions open this year. Seven positions have no candidates after last week's filing period.  Twenty-one people have filed in nine of the 52 races. The contested races are:

Mayor of Friday Harbor (two candidates),

San Juan Island School Board Director position 1 (four candidates),

San Juan Island School Board Director position 2 (three candidates),

Lopez Island School Board position 2 (two candidates),

Friday Harbor Port Commissioner (two candidates),

Port of Lopez position 3 (two candidates),

Orcas Island Fire Commission position 3 (two candidates),  

Public Hospital District #1 (San Juan Island) position 1 (two candidates),

Public Hospital District #1 position 4 (two candidates). 

The positions still needing candidates are highlighted in yellow.

San Juan County Elections Office will hold a special three-day filing period starting next Wednesday, May 24, and ending on Friday, May 26, 2017. Persons interested in filing as a candidate for one of the offices that no one registered for last week can do so online, by mail, by email, or in person.

The Online Candidate Filing Wizard will be opened from 9 a.m. Wednesday through 4:00 p.m. Friday. Paper Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted from 8 a.m. Wednesday through 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 26, 2017. The Online Candidate Filing Wizard and paper Declaration of Candidacy can both be found at www.sanjuanco.com/elections.

TOWN OF FRIDAY HARBOR

Mayor - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Farhad Ghatan

Matt W. Shildneck

Council Member 3 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Anna Maria de Freitas

Council Member 4 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Tim Daniels


SAN JUAN ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT #149

School Board Director 1 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Ruth McKenna

Sarah Werling-Sandwith

Heather Christensen

Neil Curtis

School Board Director 2 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Barbara Bevens

TJ Heller

J. Aphonsine Haslet-Philips

ORCAS ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT #137

School Board Director 1 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan) 

John Fleming

School Board Director 2 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Diane Boerstler

School  Director Dist. 3 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Joshua M. Culp

LOPEZ ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT #144 

School Board Director 1 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

John Helding

School Board Director 2 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Don Burt Jr.

Chris Greacen

SHAW ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT #10

School Board Director 1 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

School Board Director 2 - (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Cari Miller


SAN JUAN COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #2 - Orcas Island

Fire Commissioner 1 - (2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)

Amanda Montague

Fire Commissioner 3 (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Barbara Bedell

Ed Sutton

Fire Commissioner 4 (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Jim Helminski

SAN JUAN COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #3  - San Juan Island

Fire Commissioner 3 (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Albert Olson

SAN JUAN COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #4 - Lopez  Island

Fire Commissioner 3 (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Bruce Johnson

SAN JUAN COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #5 - Shaw Island

San Juan Fire Commissioner 3 (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Jack Rawls


PORT OF FRIDAY HARBOR COMMISSION

Dist. 2 San Juan Port Commissioner 2 (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Barbara E. Marrett

Keith Carver

PORT OF ORCAS COMMISSION

Port Commissioner 1 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

John E. Altberg

Port of Orcas - Port Commissioner #2

Port Commissioner 3 (2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)

Greg Sawyer

Port Commissioner 4 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Steve Hopkins

PORT OF LOPEZ COMMISSION

Port Commissioner 3 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Paul S. Henriksen

Larry Bailey


SAN JUAN ISLAND PARK & RECREATION DISTRICT

Park & Recreation Commissioner 2 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Shannon Miniken

Park & Recreation Commissioner 3 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Scott Zehner

Park & Recreation Commissioner 5 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Jacquelyn Reiff

ORCAS ISLAND PARK & RECREATION DISTRICT

Park & Recreation Commissioner 2 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Bob Eagan

Park & Recreation Commissioner 4 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Justin Paulsen

Park & Recreation Commissioner 5 (4-year term, Nonpartisan)

Deborah Jones


SAN JUAN COUNTY CEMETERY DISTRICT #1 - SAN JUAN ISLAND

San Juan Cemetery Commissioner #3  (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Warren Jones

SAN JUAN COUNTY CEMETERY DISTRICT #2 - STUART ISLAND

San Juan Cemetery Commissioner #2 (Stuart) (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Linda Bergquist

SAN JUAN COUNTY CEMETERY DISTRICT #3 - ORCAS ISLAND

Cemetery Commissioner 2 - (4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)

Cemetery Commissioner 3 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)


SAN JUAN COUNTY PUBLIC HOSPITAL DISTRICT #1 SAN JUAN ISLAND

Hospital Commissioner 2 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Anna Lisa Lindstrum

John T. Manning

Hospital Commissioner 4 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Peg LeBlanc

J. Michael Edwards

SAN JUAN COUNTY PUBLIC HOSPITAL DISTRICT #2 LOPEZ ISLAND

Hospital Commissioner 4 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

James Orcutt


CAPE SAN JUAN WATER DISTRICT

Water Commissioner 2 - (4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)

Water Commissioner 3 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)


CATTLE POINT WATER  DISTRICT

Water Commissioner 1 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Kurt McMillen

Water Commissioner 2 - (4-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)

Sandy Ryan

Water Commissioner 3 - (2-year unexpired term, Nonpartisan)

Doug Musgrove

MacKAYE HARBOR WATER DISTRICT

Water Commissioner 2 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

San Olson

EASTSOUND SEWER & WATER DISTRICT

Sewer & Water Commissioner 2 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

David B Lowry

Sewer & Water Commissioner 5 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

FISHERMAN BAY SEWER DISTRICT

Sewer Commissioner 2 - (6-year term, Nonpartisan)

Tom McDaniel

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