Non-Motorized Sno-Park Advisory Committee

The Winter Recreation (Sno-Park) Advisory Committee assists and advises the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission in the development of winter recreation facilities and programs (Chapter 79A.05.255 RCW).

Committee members serve one three-year term with the option of an additional three-year term. New appointments begin October 1 in the year of appointment.

Download an application.

Print out and send signed application to: 

Winter Recreation Program
Washington State Parks
1111 Israel Rd SW
P.O. Box 42650
Olympia, WA 98504

The committee meets twice a year, once during the Season and once in the Summer to set a budget for the upcoming Season.

Regional Representatives

Advisory Committee Representatives by Region

Region 1

Jim Rhodes
Email Jim Rhodes

Region 2

Lynn Alderson
3310 Burch Mountain Road
Wenatchee, Washington 98801
Email Lynn Alderson

Region 3

Michael Burns
2336 S Pittsburg
Spokane, WA 99203
Email Michael Burns

Region 4


Region 5

John Baranowski
107 Selah Ridge Drive
Selah, WA 98942
Email John Baranowski

Region 6


Snowmobile Representatives


Robert Seelye
8609 Upper Peoh Point Road
Cle Elum, Washington 98922
Email Robert Seelye

Tim Penelerick
Phone: 509-649-2686
Email Tim Penelerick

Government Agencies

Department of Natural Resources
Leah Dobey
Recreation Manager
1111 Washington Street SE
Olympia, WA 98501
Phone: 360-902-1047
Email Tim Stapleton

Department of Fish and Wildlife
Webster Bergford
600 Capitol Way North
Olympia, WA 98501
Phone: 360-902-2408
Email Webster Bergford

Association of Counties
Laura Osiadacz
Kittitas County
Board of Commissioners
205 W 5th Avenue
Suite 108
Ellensburg WA 98926-2887
Phone: 509-962-7508