Each non-partisan Councilmember is elected at-large to a four year term. Every two years the City Council elects a Mayor from among its seven members. Regular meetings of the Council occur on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at City Hall, starting at 7 p.m.

The City of Newcastle operates with a Council-Manager form of government. View the City Manager page for more information.


Councilmember Dave Mitchell
Councilmember
Position 5
Email
Dave Mitchell

Term of Office: 01/01/2018 to 12/31/2021

Time in Office: Elected to City Council in 2017.

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: TBD

Affiliations/Associations/Community Service: Coming soon.


Councilmember
Position 4
Email
Gordon Bisset

Term of Office:  01/01/2016 to 12/31/2019

Time in Office: Elected in 2001 and 2011 and re-elected in 2015. Elected as Deputy Mayor in 2016.

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: Council Finance Committee, Council Salary and Benefits Committee, Council Liaison to the Planning Commission and Council Liaison to the Community Activities Commission.


Councilmember
Position 1
Email
Linda Newing

Term of Office: 1/1/2016 to 12/31/2019

Time in Office: Elected to the Council in 2015

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: Council Salary and Benefits Committee and Council Economic and Community Development Committee.

Affiliations/Associations/Community Service: Served on the Community Activities Commission from 2013 through 2015, Community Activities Commission Vice Chair 2014 through 2015.


Councilmember
Position 2
Email
Carol Simpson

Term of Office:
1/1/2016 to 12/31/2019

Time in Office: Elected in 2007, re-elected in 2011 and in 2015.

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: City representative to Metropolitan Solid Waste Management Advisory Committee, Alternate City Representative on Sound Cities Association Public Issues Committee, former Renton Technical College Foundation Board Secretary and former Treasurer, Friends of the Newcastle Library. Previously served on the Council Salary and Benefits Committee, Council Finance Committee and the Council Economic and Community Development Committee.

Affiliations/Associations/Community Service: Newcastle delegate to 2010 annual Association of Washington Cities (AWC) meeting, Newcastle Chamber of Commerce member, Newcastle Trails member, Newcastle Historical Society member, former YWCA Benefit Luncheon committee member, 10 years. Certified AWC Advanced Municipal Leader, July 8, 2010.

Other Notes: Graduate of the University of Washington with a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Design. Attended the University of Nevada and the University of Alaska. Former member of the Seattle Chapter of the American Institute of Architects for over 25 years.


Councilmember
Position 3
Email
Allen Dauterman

Term of Office: 01/01/2016 to 12/31/2019

Time in Office: Elected to the Council in 2015

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: City representative to Eastside Transportation Partnership, Lake Washington Cedar River Watershed Forum, Council Salary and Benefits Committee.

Affiliations/Associations/Community Service: Newcastle Planning Commission from 2010 to 2015, Planning Commission Chair from 2014 through 2015.

Councilmember Tamra Kammin
Councilmember
Position 6
Email
Tamra Kammin

Term of Office:
 01/01/2018 to 12/31/2021

Time in Office: Elected to City Council in 2017.

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: TBD

Affiliations/Associations/Community Service: Coming soon.


Councilmember Tom Magers
Councilmember
Position 7
Email
Tom Magers

Term of Office:
01/01/2018 to 12/31/2021

Time in Office: Elected to City Council in 2017.

Current Local, Regional, State Committees, Commissions, Boards, Activities: TBD

Affiliations/Associations/Community Service: Served on the Newcastle Planning Commission from 2010 through 2017 (Commission Chair 2016-17). Director and President of neighborhood HOA 2004-Present.
© 2016 City of Newcastle | All Rights Reserved | Powered by CivicLive