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Posted on: August 3, 2023

[ARCHIVED] SPECIAL MEETING Jefferson County Board of Commissioners re: WORKSHOP Department Budget Planning


Jefferson County Board of Commissioners

Special Meeting – October 4, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.

WORKSHOP with Departments for Budget Planning  

This is a Hybrid meeting: Virtual and In-Person Attendance at 
 Jefferson County Courthouse – Commissioners’ Chambers

1820 Jefferson Street, Port Townsend, WA 

Kate Dean, District 1 | Heidi Eisenhour, District 2 | Greg Brotherton, District 3 – Chair


To view Agenda items, meeting materials and comments received, click here:  – Services – Laserfiche Web Portal – (Username and Password is: public) - Board of County Commissioners – BOCC Agenda Packets – 2023 Weekly Agenda Items – Month of the meeting – Day of the meeting


You can join this meeting by using the following methods:

  • Zoom Meeting: 
    This option will allow you to join the meeting live. You will need to enter an email address. If you wish to provide public comment, click on the hand icon at the bottom of the screen to “raise your hand.” Participation will be up to the Chair and Clerk
  • Audio-only: Dial: 1-253-215-8782 and use Webinar ID: 937-7784-1705# 

This option will allow you to listen to the meeting live. If you wish to provide public comment, press *9 to “raise your hand.” Participation will be up to the Chair and Clerk
 Access for the hearing impaired can be accommodated using Washington Relay Service at 1-800-833-6384. If you need special accommodations, please contact our office 24 hours in advance.

  • Website: Follow the links under “Quick links,” “Videos of Meetings,” and click on “Today.” This option will allow you to watch the meeting live-streaming, with no participation.
  • In-person: You are welcome to join this meeting in-person.


10:00 a.m.       CALL TO ORDER

                        PUBLIC COMMENT

10:00 a.m.                               Assessor’s Office (1 hr)
 Jeff Chapman, Assessor

Lauralee Kiesel, Assessor Technician III


No set time                              District Court (30 min)

Mindy Walker, District Court Judge

Brian Gleason, District Court Administrator 



1:00 p.m.                                 Sheriff’s Office and Jail (1 hr)

                                                Joe Nole, Sheriff

Andy Pernsteiner, Under Sheriff

David Fortino, Jail Superintendent

Kari Binns, Office Manager/Confidential Secretary


No set time                              Prosecuting Attorney’s Office (30 min)

James Kennedy, Prosecuting Attorney

Philip Hunsucker, Chief Civil Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

Lysa Phillis, Lead Legal Assistant


No set time                              Superior Court (30 min)       

Brandon Mack, Superior Court Judge 


No set time                              Clerk’s Office (30 min) 

Amanda Hamilton, County Clerk 

Lori Bailey, Chief Deputy Clerk 


No set time                              Auditor’s Office (30 min)

Brenda Huntingford Auditor

Judy Shephard, Finance Manager

No set time                              Central Services (30 min)

                                                Renee Tally, Financial Analyst

                                                Matt Court, Facilities Supervisor

                                                Sara McIntyre, IT