Apply to the Seattle Urban Forestry Commission

The Commission is currently recruiting for Position #7 (NGO Representative). See the Press Release here.

Position #2 appointment is being processed.

Applications are accepted on a continual basis and press releases are sent out before each series of interviews, which occur when there are vacancies.

Appointments are for three years and not compensated. Commissioners will have knowledge in the areas specific to the position for which they are applying and a willingness to devote approximately 10 hours a month to UFC meetings and other Commission duties.

For more information, please contact Sandra Pinto de Bader, Urban Forestry Commission Coordinator, at (206) 684-3194 or via email at Sandra.Pinto_de_Bader@seattle.gov.

Applicants must reside within the City of Seattle. UFC meetings take place the first and second Wednesday of each month from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower.


To be considered, please send a letter of interest and resume to Sandra Pinto de Bader (Sandra.Pinto_de_Bader@seattle.gov). To send a paper submittal, address it to: Sandra Pinto de Bader, Urban Forestry Commission Coordinator, Urban Forestry Commission, Office of Sustainability and Environment, City of Seattle, 700 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2748. PO Box 94729, Seattle, WA 98124-4729.

If you have questions about the application process or UFC, please contact Sandra Pinto de Bader in the Office of Sustainability and Environment at (206) 684-3194, or e-mail at Sandra.Pinto_de_Bader@seattle.gov.

Seattle is 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.