County Administrator - James R. Barker

James R. Barker - County Administrator

James R. Barker


Phone: (509) 884-7173
Fax: (509) 886-3953

140 19th Street NW, Suite A
East Wenatchee, WA 98802

The County Administrator is an appointed position, serving under the direction and at the pleasure of the Board of County Commissioners.  The County Administrator manages the day-to-day general operations of, and provides administrative services to, all Douglas County departments reporting directly to the Board of County Commissioners, including Transportation and Land Services, Maintenance, Human Resources, Records/Risk Management, MIS and NCW Fair.  The County Administrator is the liaison to departments for which Douglas County acts as lead agency, including Countywide Solid Waste Program, Behavioral Health and Chelan-Douglas Developmental Disabilities.