Boards & Commissions Appointments Registry

City Boards and Commissions

The City Council and Mayor appoint residents of Seattle to over 60 boards and commissions, allowing them to contribute to and influence decisions affecting the city, providing advice and feedback on a gamut of issues from human services to land use to bicycles to civil rights. Visit for a complete list of Boards and Commissions.

If you are interested in serving, contact the designated board or commission staff liaison, and/or send your resume and letter of interest to

The City of Seattle is committed to promoting diversity in the city's boards and commissions. Women, persons with disabilities, sexual and gender minorities, young persons, senior citizens, persons of color, and immigrants are encouraged to apply.

Boards and Commissions Registry

The City Clerk maintains a registry of appointments to Council- and Mayor-appointed Department Head positions, as well as to boards, commissions, advisory councils, public development authorities, review panels and other consistuent committees, as required by Ordinance 124007.

Boards Commissions Appointment Registry Document (PDF)

City Department Head Appointment Registry (PDF)