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
East Wenatchee, WA 98802

The County Administrator is an appointed position serving with the direction of the Board of County Commissioners. 

The County Administrator manages the day-to-day general operations and provides administrative services to all Douglas County departments reporting directly to the Board of County Commissioners including Human Resources, Maintenance, Records / Risk Management, MIS (IT Technology), NCW Fair, Transportation and non-elected (facilities) Land Services, and Veteran Services. 

The County Administrator is the liaison to the Countywide Solid Waste Program for which Douglas County acts as lead agency.