Candidates begin filing for office this week

They have until 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 17 to file

PORT ORCHARD — Signaling that the local seats will be up for election in a primary set for Aug. 4, Kitsap County Elections Division has opened a week-long filing period for candidates who intend to run for elected seats on city councils, the mayor’s office, and fire and port commissions.

Candidates who survive the primary election will face off in the Nov. 3 general election.

Those who intend to file have until 4:30 p.m., Friday, May 17 to do so. They can file online 4 p.m. on May 17 — nearly 75 percent of all candidates used this method in 2017 and 2018, according to the Elections Division. Candidates who choose to file by mail also have May 17 to toss their hats in the ring.

The candidates below have filed as of 10 a.m. on Monday. The list of candidates is being updated online on the county’s Elections Division candidate filing page.

KITSAP COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT

Judge Position 2

Nonpartisan Office 1-year unexpired term

Michelle Adams

PO Box 422 Manchester WA 98353

(360) 731-9320 retainjudgemichelleadams@gmail.com

CITY OF BAINBRIDGE ISLAND

Council District 1 At-Large

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Anthony Oddo

PO Box 10506 Bainbridge Is WA 98110

(206) 317-4271 anthony4bainbridge@gmail.com

Kirsten Hytopoulos

PO Box 10580 Bainbridge Is WA 98110

(206) 842-1596 kirsten4council@gmail.com

Council District 2 North Ward

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Kol Medina

16191 Agate Pass Rd NE Bainbridge Is WA 98110

(206) 755-9205 Kolwmedina@gmail.com

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 303

Director District 1

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Lynn Smith

12195 Charles Pl NE Bainbridge Is WA 98110

(206) 451-4644 vote4lynn@gmail.com

Director District 4

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Christina Hulet

2225 Fort Ward Hill Rd NE Bainbridge Is WA 98110

(206) 755-2161 christina_hulet@hotmail.com

Director District 5

Nonpartisan Office 2-year unexpired term

Mark D. Emerson

PO Box 11339 Bainbridge Is WA 98110

(206) 992-7030 markdavidemerson@gmail.com

BREMERTON CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT 4

Council District 4

Nonpartisan Office 4-year short and full term

Lori Wheat

1212 9th St Bremerton WA 98337

(360) 362-4544 wheatforcouncil@gmail.com

PORT ORCHARD MAYOR

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Rob Putaansuu

406 Sidney Ave Port Orchard WA 98366

(360) 731-3223 Robforpomayor@gmail.com

PORT ORCHARD CITY COUNCIL

Position 5

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Cindy Lucarelli

926 Kitsap St Port Orchard WA 98366

At-Large

Nonpartisan Office 2-year term

Jay Rosapepe

7066 Muirkirk Ln SW Port Orchard WA 98367

(360) 621-3318 Jay4pocitycouncil@gmail.com

CITY OF POULSBO

Council Position 2

Nonpartisan Office 4-year term

Connie Lord

18738 Ness Pl NE Poulsbo WA 98370

(360) 649-8305 connielord44@yahoo.com

KITSAP COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT NO. 18

Commissioner Position 2

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

William (Bill) Whiteley III

594 NE Surfcrest Ave Poulsbo WA 98370

(360) 440-8082 bill3@whiteley.us

Commissioner Position 5

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Darryl Milton

20241 Pugh Rd NE Poulsbo WA 98370

(360) 930-4082 patspups@comcast.net

CENTRAL KITSAP FIRE AND RESCUE

Commissioner Position 4

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Ken Erickson

4310 Chico Creek Ln NW Bremerton WA 98312

(360) 471-1901 kserickson@wavecable.com

NORTH KITSAP FIRE & RESCUE

Commissioner Position 2

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Patrick M. Pearson

28541 Gamble Bay Rd NE Kingston WA 98346

(360) 440-9302 patrick051@centurytel.net

NORTH MASON REGIONAL FIRE AUTHORITY

Fire Commissioner Position No.1

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Kelley McIntosh

PO Box 1481 Belfair WA 98528

(360) 801-6481 wah1961@msn.com

SOUTH KITSAP FIRE AND RESCUE

Commissioner Position 2

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

D.W. Dusty Wiley

PO Box 90 Port Orchard WA 98366

(360) 990-3075

Commissioner Position 5

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Paul Golnik

PO Box 127 Olalla WA 98359

(360) 850-3718 paulgolnik@gmail.com

PORT OF BREMERTON DISTRICT NO. 1

Commissioner District 2

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Gary K. Anderson

PO Box 635 Port Orchard WA 98366

PORT OF BROWNSVILLE DISTRICT NO. 2

Commissioner District 3

Nonpartisan Office 6-year short and full term

Shaun E. Nye

7565 Old Military Rd NE

Bremerton WA 98311

(360) 308-9682 shaunnye@gmail.com

PORT OF INDIANOLA DISTRICT NO. 7

Commissioner District 3

Nonpartisan Office 6-year term

Gary Walker

PO Box 381 Indianola WA 98342

(510) 384-3977 glmjwalker@gmail.com

Approved filings, excluding write-in candidates

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