Planning & Development Services 

5280 Northwest Drive
Bellingham, WA 98226

360-778-5900


Link: Planning and Development Services Page

Inspection Hotline: 360-778-5902
Burn Ban Information Hotline: 360-778-5903
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Ryan, Sam Director 360-778-5905
Personius, Mark Assistant Director 360-778-5950
Massey Smith, Denise Administrative Supervisor 360-778-5906
Roberts, Jessica Clerk/Receptionist 360-778-5935

5280 Northwest Drive

Link: Building Services Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Harrison, Wain Building Services Manager 360-778-5921
Anderson, Will Fire Inspector 360-778-5926
Bertapelle, Carl Senior Public Service Inspector 360-778-5936
Booth, Ron Plans Examiner 360-778-5924
Duncan, Jonathan Clerk III 360-778-5918
Eckroth, Robert Planner 360-778-5938
Griffith, Brett Public Service Inspector 360-778-5929
Kennedy, Tim Planner / Open Space 360-778-5907
Metz, Curtis Plans Examiner 360-778-5919
Nicolaas, Gina Public Service Inspector 360-778-5923
Nolze, Mitch Fire Inspector 360-778-5949
Penrose, Ken Plans Examiner 360-778-5914
Proctor, Frank Public Service Inspector 360-778-5922
Smith, Nick Permit Center Specialist 360-778-5913

Code Enforcement 

5280 Northwest Drive

Link: Code Enforcement Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bosman, Suzanne Senior Planner / Code Compliance 360-778-5928
Collins, Annette Planner 360-778-5954
Faddis, Garrett Planner / Code Compliance 360-778-5947

Natural Resources 

5280 Northwest Drive

Link: Natural Resources Page

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Ericson, Ryan PDS Supervisor - Natural Resources 360-778-5937
Brissenden, Thomas Planner 360-778-5959
Dearborn, Amy Planner / Critical Areas 360-778-5909
Hicks, Andrew Planner / Shorelines 360-778-5908
Jaeger, Belinda Planner / Watershed 360-778-5946
Kershner, Michael Planner / Watershed 360-778-5948
Mahaffie, Matthew Planner/Critical Areas 360-778-5933
Nielsen, Linda Natural Resources Division Secretary 360-778-5955
Page, Erin Planner / Critical Areas 360-778-5953
Walters, Kyla Planner/Shorelines 360-778-5917
Wiser, Andrew Planner / Geologist 360-778-5945

Current Planning 

Bellingham, WA 98225


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Keenan, Amy Senior Planner 360-778-5943
Kwiatkowski, Larry Planner 360-778-5911
McDaniel, Sam Planner 360-778-5934
Ostrom, Craig Planner 360-778-5927
Sullivan, Charles Planner 360-778-5912

Long Range Planning 

5280 Northwest Drive
Bellingham, WA 98226


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Personius, Mark Assistant Director 360-778-5950
Aamot, Matt Senior Planner - Comprehensive Plan Updates/Rezone 360-778-5939
Beringer, Karin Planner - Agriculture 360-778-5956
Boxx, Becky Coordinator - Planning Commission/Staff Support 360-778-5944
Davis, Gary Senior Planner - Transportation/Rural Element 360-778-5931
Elder, Chris Planner / Agriculture-PDR 360-778-5932
Fleischmann, Josh Planner - Natural Resources/Mining/Forestry 360-778-5952
Strong, Cliff Senior Planner - Critical Areas 360-778-5942
Watts, Sarah GIS Specialist - GIS/Mapping 360-778-5941