Regional Districts


Okanagan-Similkameen (Regional District)
Incorporated Mar 4, 1966

Mail: 101 Martin Street, Penticton, BC, V2A 5J9
Street: 101 Martin Street
Phone: 250-492-0237
Fax: 250-492-0063

Elected Officials

Name Position Electoral Area or Municipality
Doug HolmesVice Chair - Municipal
Karla KozakevichChair - Electoral AreaElectoral Area E (Naramata)
Manfred BauerDirector - MunicipalKeremeos (Village)
Spencer CoyneDirector - MunicipalPrinceton (Town)
Martin JohansenDirector - MunicipalOliver (Town)
Sue McKortoffDirector - MunicipalOsoyoos (Town)
Katie RobinsonDirector - MunicipalPenticton (City)
Judy SentesDirector - MunicipalPenticton (City)
Erin M TrainerDirector - MunicipalSummerland (District)
John VassilakiDirector - MunicipalPenticton (City)
Campbell WattDirector - MunicipalPenticton (City)
George BushDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area B (Cawston)
Bob CoyneDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area H (Princeton Rural)
Riley GettensDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area F (Okanagan Lake West/West Bench)
Rick KnodelDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area C (Oliver Rural)
Subrina MonteithDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area I (Kaleden / Twin Lakes / St.Andrews / Skaha West)
Ron ObirekDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area D (OK Falls / Skaha East)
Mark PendergraftDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area A (Osoyoos Rural)
Tim RobertsDirector - Electoral AreaElectoral Area G (Keremeos Rural/Hedley)


NamePositionProfessional Category(s)
Bill Newell *, †, ‡Chief Administrative OfficerChief Administration
Corporate Administration
Financial Administration
Christy Malden ¿Manager of Legislative ServicesCorporate Administration
Legal Services
Records & Information Management
Jim ZaffinoManager of FinanceFinancial Administration
Chris Garrish §Planning Services ManagerPlanning & Development
Danny FranciscoInformation Services ManagerPlanning & Development
Karmen MorganManager of Human ResourcesHuman Resources
Mark WoodsManager of Community ServicesCommunity Services
* = Chief Administration
† = Chief Financial Officer
‡ = Corporate Administrator
§ = Approving Officer
¶ = Tax Collector
¿ = Chief Election Officer
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