Become a Board Member

Applications are accepted on a continual basis and press releases are sent out before each series of interviews (these occur when there are vacancies on the Board).

Individuals selected must have perspective, experience, and talents that will enhance the Board. Strong candidates will have a broad familiarity with many neighborhoods in the city, and interest in biking for recreation and/or transportation and a willingness to devote 8-10 hours a month to Board meetings and other Board duties.

Applicants must reside within the City of Seattle . Board meetings are generally held 6-8pm on the first Wednesday of every month in City Hall.

To apply to the Seattle Bicycle Advisory Board, submit your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest to:

Seattle Department of Transportation
Bicycle Program
700 Fifth Avenue, Suite 3900
P.O. Box 34996
Seattle , WA 98124-4996

If you have any questions about the application process or SBAB, please contact Emily Ehlers, SDOT Liaison to the Seattle Bicycle Advisory Board at Emily.Ehlers@seattle.gov or walkandbike@seattle.gov

The Mayor's Office and City Council are committed to promoting diversity in the City's boards and commissions. Women, youth, persons with disabilities, sexual minorities, and persons of color are encouraged to apply.