Mason County Auditor's Office Elections

Offices up for Election 2021

Filings for the following positions (except McCleary and Elma School Districts) are accepted at the Mason County Elections Vote Center, by mail, and online. Candidates for all positions must live within the district and be registered voters at the time of filing.

A Primary Election will only be held for any non-partisan position if three or more candidates file for the same office.

Only the top two vote getters in the Primary will advance to the November 2, 2021 General Election.

Nonpartisan Offices With Filing Fees

OFFICEPositionIncumbentterm lengthSalaryFiling Fee
City of SheltonCouncil Member 3Kevin Dorcy4 year term$6,000$60
City of SheltonCouncil Member 4Eric Onisko4 year term$6,000$60
City of SheltonCouncil Member 6Joe Schmit4 year term$6,000$60
City of SheltonCouncil Member 7Megan Fiess4 year short and
full term
$6,000$60
Port of SheltonPosition No. 3Kristy Buck4 year term$15,000$150

Nonpartisan Offices Without Filing Fees

Cemetery District Commissioners

Candidates only appear on the General Election Ballot, regardless of the number of candidates who file.

NonPartisan oFFICEPositionIncumbentterm length
Mason County Cemetery DistrictPosition No. 1Jill Satran-Loudin2 year unexpired term
Mason County Cemetery DistrictPosition No. 2Kenneth Van Buskirk6 year short and full term
Mason County Cemetery DistrictPosition No. 3Debra Braz4 year unexpired term

Fire District Commissioners

NonPartisan OFFICEPositionIncumbentterm length
Fire Protection District No. 3Position No. 1Randy Grauer6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 4Position No. 2Curtis Bennett6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 5Position No. 2Tommy O Taylor6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 6Position No. 1Troy Woodward2-year unexpired term
Fire Protection District No. 6Position No. 3Rich Heinrich6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 11Position No. 1Dan Ward6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 12Position No. 3Brian Jutson6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 13Position No. 3Shawn E Sisson6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 16Position No. 1Lawrence Taylor2-year unexpired term
Fire Protection District No. 17Position No. 1Gary Janish6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 18Position No. 2Gail R Cochran6-year term
Fire Protection District No. 18Position No. 3Charles Lucas4-year unexpired term
North Mason Regional Fire AuthorityPosition No. 4Paul M Severson6-year term
North Mason Regional Fire AuthorityPosition No. 5Robert (Bob) Miller6-year term

Hospital District Commissioners

NonPartisan OFFICEPositionIncumbentterm length
Public Hospital District No. 1Position No. 1Darrin Moody4-year unexpired term
Public Hospital District No. 1Position No. 3Gayle M Weston6-year term
Public Hospital District No. 2Position No. 3Peggy Van Buskirk6-year term

Port District Commissioners

If offices are listed as positions they are elected at-large. If they are listed as districts, candidates must live within that internal district. At the Primary, only voters who reside in that internal district are eligible to vote. The entire port district is eligible to vote in the General Election.

NonPartisan OFFICEPositionIncumbentterm length
Port of AllynDistrict No. 1Judy Scott6-year term
Port of AllynDistrict No. 3John Sheridan4-year unexpired term
Port of DewattoDistrict No. 2Raymond Mow6-year term
Port of GrapeviewDistrict No. 1James Madden6-year short and full term
Port of HoodsportPosition No. 2Lori Kincannon2-year unexpired term
Port of HoodsportPosition No. 3Karen A Booth6-year short and full term
Port of Shelton – (See Nonpartisan Offices with
Filing Fees listed above)

School Board Directors

Some schools are divided into internal districts. If offices are listed as positions they are elected at-large. If they are listed as districts, candidates must live within that internal district. The entire school district votes in both the Primary and General Elections regardless of districts or positions.

NonPartisan OFFICEPositionIncumbentterm length
Southside School District No. 42Position No. 3Brian Phipps4-year term
Southside School District No. 42Position No. 5Matt Jewett4-year term
Grapeview School District No. 54Position No. 1Thomas Anderson4-year term
Grapeview School District No. 54Position No. 3Pamela Berger4-year term
Grapeview School District No. 54Position No. 4Michael Dekker2-year unexpired term
McCleary School District No. 65 District No. 1Sarah Scheel2-year unexpired term
McCleary School District No. 65District No. 2Sarah Kinney4-year term
McCleary School District No. 65District No. 3Mark Duncan4-year term
Elma School District No. 68District No. 1Jody Thompson4-year term
Elma School District No. 68District No. 2James M Bailey4-year term
Elma School District No. 68 District No. 4Stephanie Smith 2-year unexpired term
Elma School District No. 68District No. 5Teresa Boling4-year term
Shelton School District No. 309District No. 2 Lynn Eaton2-year unexpired term
Shelton School District No. 309District No. 3Sally Karr4-year term
Shelton School District No. 309Position No. 1Sally Brownfield4-year term
Mary M Knight School District No. 311District No. 2Shawn Donnelly4-year term
Mary M Knight School District No. 311Position No. 1Mike Bateman4-year term
Pioneer School District No. 402Position No. 3 Robert Clark4-year term
Pioneer School District No. 402Position No. 5 Susan (Soosi) Day4-year term
North Mason School District No. 403District No. 2Leanna K Krotzer4-year term
North Mason School District No. 403District No. 5Arla Shephard Bull4-year term
Hood Canal School District No. 404District No. 1Edeline Reclusado4-year term
Hood Canal School District No. 404District No. 3Candice Beathard2-year unexpired term
Hood Canal School District No. 404Position No. 4Julie LeClair4-year term

Water District Commissioners

NonPartisan OFFICEPositionIncumbentterm length
Belfair Water DistrictPosition No. 1Michael D. Pope6-year term
Belfair Water DistrictPosition No. 3Gregory Born2-year unexpired term
Hartstene Pointe Water-Sewer DistrictPosition No. 2Earl Jim Anderson6-year short and full term
Hartstene Pointe Water-Sewer DistrictPosition No. 3Stacy Swart4-year unexpired term
Maggie Lake Water DistrictPosition No. 3Robert K. Sample6-year term
Tahuya River Valley Water DistrictPosition No. 2Kathleen Vierra6-year short and full term
Trails End Water DistrictPosition No. 2Deborah Watson6-year term

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