Laura Sonmore was reelected to serve as Mayor Pro Tem for 2015 at the Jan. 5 Mountlake Terrace City Council meeting.
Sonmore has served on the City Council since 2000 and has been Mayor Pro Tem since 2007.Mayor Jerry Smith continues as Mayor for the second year of his two-year term.
The City Council also named their 2015 representatives for city and intergovernmental boards. Smith will serve on the Community Transit, SNOCOM (911 Dispatch) and Snohomish County Emergency Radio System (SERS) Boards. Additionally, he will continue to Chair the Lake Ballinger/McAleer Creek Watershed Forum and serve on the LEOFF I Disability Board.
Sonmore will serve again on the city’s Finance Committee and SNOCOM Board. She remains as one of the city’s three representatives on the Regional Fire Authority Planning Committee.
Councilmember Kyoko Matsumoto Wright will continue to serve on the SeaShore Transportation Forum and Snohomish County Tomorrow (SCT). She continues to serve as the city’s representative on the SCT Alliance for Housing Affordability Board.
Councilmember Rick Ryan will serve as liaison to city’s the Arts Advisory Commission and the Library Board.
Councilmember Doug McCardle will be the Council liaison to the city’s Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission and the Community Policing Advisory Board. He continues to serve on the LEOFF I Disability Board and the Regional Fire Authority Planning Committee. Councilmember Seaun Richards will serve on the Snohomish Health District Board.
Councilmember Bryan Wahl will serve on the city’s Finance Committee and the Puget Sound Regional Council’s Regional Transit-Oriented Development Committee.