Thurston County Fair Board

Board Meetings: Thurston County Fair Board meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month (except the August meeting, which is on the second Wednesday and there is no meeting in December). Meetings are held at the Thurston County Fairgrounds in the Thurston Expo Center.

If you are interested in serving as a Fair Board member, click here for more information and application.


​President:​Paul Longwell
​Vice President:​Shannon Vernon
​Secretary:​Kelsey Hinton
​Sergeant-at-Arms:​Theresa Reid

​Jennifer Gottbreht - Lacey ​
​Vernon Dearing - Lacey ​
​Ann Shipley - Olympia ​
​Heidi Thomsen - Olympia ​
​Don Wadsen - Olympia ​
​Peggy Zimmerman - Olympia ​

Fair Staff:
​Fair Coordinator​Theresa Reid  Email Theresa
​Administrative Assistant​Kari Bodnar  Email Kari



Fair Board Meeting Minutes and Agendas

July 31, 2019