TERM 2018-2020

Steve Abell  (President)

Steve is a former midwesterner from the great state of Iowa.  As a retired chemical engineer, he relocated to Bellingham in 2009, has been an active SNA Board member (performing various officers’ duties) for eight years and currently serves as the president of SNA.

1021 34th St. 360-734-1098 info@samishneighborhood.org

TERM 2018-2020

TERM 2018-2020

Dick Conoboy  (Vice President & MNAC Alternate)

Dick is a native of the Cleveland, OH area and served 30 years as a federal civilian resource manager and military intelligence officer. He retired to Bellingham 17 years ago and is very involved in keeping actions at city hall as transparent as possible, especially actions that affect citizens without voices at city council and the mayor’s office.

165 S. 46th St. 360-739-1734 riton@comcast.net

TERM 2019-2021

TERM 2019-2021

Tom Read  (Treasurer)

Tom Read is a retired WWU math professor.  He has served as treasurer of the SNA since 2015.

1901 38th St. ttread2@yahoo.com

TERM 2019-2021

TERM 2019-2021

Tom Dohman  (Secretary & MNAC Primary rep.)

Tom is a recent retiree from the food industry who relocated to Bellingham in 2016.  While he misses the SE Washington wine country, he has enjoyed all that Bellingham has to offer with its natural beauty and friendly small town atmosphere.  He likes being involved in various issues impacting our quality of life in Samish neighborhood and Bellingham.

909 40th St. 509-308-0370 tokadohma@gmail.com

TERM 2018-2020

TERM 2018-2020

Nikki Long

A former resident of the greater Denver, Colorado area, Nikki now enjoys the water views and ambience of Bellingham from her Samish neighborhood home.

1982 37th St.

TERM 2019-2021

TERM 2019-2021

Joe Carpenter

Joe has lived in the Samish neighborhood since 2002 and was elected to the board shortly thereafter.  He enjoys getting wet and muddy on his bike as well as the many warm weather activities Bellingham has to offer.

4215 Adams St. 360-714-8201

TERM 2019-2021

TERM 2019-2021

Joy Hale

Joy is a longtime resident of Bellingham and has served on the board for a number of years.  She is an active & engaged neighbor in the sub-neighborhood of Ridgemont (within Samish Neighborhood).  Joy, in working for Landmark Properties, has attained knowledge of the Samish neighborhood rental property market and the development of them.

900 36th St. 360-305-1180

TERM 2018-2020

TERM 2018-2020

Jon Neville

Jon (who has roots in Colorado) is the newest board member who recently moved to Bellingham from St. Louis, MO.  He now serves as an Assistant Pastor at Christ Church Bellingham.  Jon is the primary caretaker of our new Samish Neighborhood website.

209 Jerome St. nevi9477@hotmail.com