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.

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

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 Council and Mayoral appointments to boards, commissions, advisory councils, public development authorities, review panels and other constituent committees, as required by Ordinance 124007. This registry also details City Department head and Office head positions, which are filled by appointment.

Boards Commissions Appointment Registry Document (PDF)

City Department Head Appointment Registry (PDF)



Complete List of Boards and Commissions