Community Planning Staff

​Community Planning staff and managers do not have access to information about applications, permits or inspections. They are not authorized to provide information about your project. Please contact the permitting manager or other permit staff. 

Permitting & Permit Questions
Brett Bures - Permitting Manager
360-786-5471
Permits & Questions About What You Can Build on a Property?
Permit Technician - Building Development Center
(360) 754-3355, ext. 6299
How Do I Change my Zoning?
Maya Teeple - Senior Planner
 360-545-2593
Code Updates in Progress
Capital Improvement Program
Andrew Boughan - Associate Planner
360-522-0553
Community Driven Review of Agriculture Policies/Programs
Maya Teeple - Senior Planner
360-545-2593
Comprehensive Plan
Maya Teeple - Senior Planner
360-545-2593
Development Code Amendments
Maya Teeple - Senior Planner
360-545-2593
Grand Mound Subarea Plan
Kaitlynn Nelson - Associate Planner
360-867-2087
Habitat Conservation Plan
Christina Chaput - Senior Planner
360-786-5486
Interim Emergency Housing Ordinance
Leah Davis - Associate Planner
360-786-5582
Nisqually Subarea Plan
Maya Teeple - Senior Planner
 360-545-2593
Shoreline Master Program
Andrew Deffobis - Associate Planner
360-786-5467
Land Use Programs
Critical Areas
Permits - Building Development Center
360-786-5490
Gopher Review
Vince McDowell - Permitting Projects
360-867-2118
Flood Programs & Community Rating System
Mark Biever - Water Resource Speciealist III
360-867-2070
Shellfish Protection District
Andrew Deffobis - Associate Planner
360-786-5467
Watersheds
Kaitlynn Nelson - Associate Planner
360-867-2087
Conservation Incentive Programs
Conservation Futures
Andrew Deffobis - Associate Planner
360-786-5467
Open Space Tax
Marisa Whisman - Associate Planner
360-867-2104
Voluntary Stewardship
Marisa Whisman - Associate Planner
360-867-2104
Working Lands & Transfer of Development Rights
Andrew Deffobis - Associate Planner
360-786-5467
Management
Planning Manager
Christina Chaput - Community Planning Manager (Does not have access to Permit info)
360-786-5486