County Boards, Commissions
and Advisory Committees


Board of Equalization

Background: The Board of Equalization is wholly separate and apart from the Assessors Office. It is comprised of three County residents appointed by the San Juan County Council, and are selected for their knowledge of real estate values. Member is required by law to attend an intensive five day course on the valuation of real property, and receive yearly continuing education from the Washington State Department of Revenue. The Board is directed by state law (Revised Code of Washington, RCW, and Washington Administrative Code, WAC), notably RCW 84.48.
Contact: Nadine Varsovia
Phone: (360) 378-6312
Email: Board of Equalization
Mailing Address: 350 Court Street #2
Friday Harbor, WA 98250

TitleMemberTermExpiresPosition
At LargeLindsey Holloway3 Year5/24#3
PrimarySadie Holt3 Years5/23#5
Alternate Rene Polda3 Year5/23 #4
PrimarySteven Snowden3 Years5/24#2
AlternateVacant3 Years5/24#6
AlternateVacant3 Yers5/20#7
ChairpersonLynnette Wood3 years5/23 #1