STATE PARKS: Member sought for boating safety council

jeff.mayor@thenewstribune.comNovember 10, 2013 

Hunters or anglers who use a boat in their sport are urged to apply for an open position on the state’s Boating Safety Advisory Council.

The council is a 15-member committee that provides recommendations to the State Parks and Recreation Commission’s recreational boating safety program on ways to enhance boating safety statewide for all types of recreational boating. The term of service for the position is three years.

The committee is comprised of members from boating clubs with statewide membership, citizens at large and public agencies.

Anyone interested can request an application by calling Doni Thomas at 360-902-8832, or by sending an email to In addition to the application, candidates must submit a letter of interest, a resume and three references. The deadline is Nov. 19.

They can be submitted by sending an email to Thomas or by mail to Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission, Boating Programs, P.O. Box 42654, Olympia, WA 98504-2654.

Compiled by Jeffrey P. Mayor,

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