Temple Lentz

Councilor District 1

Temple Lentz was elected to the county council in November 2018 and took office Jan. 2, 2019.

With a background in nonprofit management and private sector marketing and communications, Councilor Lentz is also an active volunteer and board member with many local nonprofits. Prior to her election to council, she served as Chair of the Clark County Commission on Aging, and was Secretary of the Board of Freeholders which drafted the county's home rule charter. In addition to county boards and commissions, Councilor Lentz is also a member of the state's Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board.

Councilor Lentz was a member of the Leadership Clark County class of 2009. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Chicago and a Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership.


2021 Council Assignments

  • Area Agency on Aging & Disabilities of SW
  • Board of Health
  • Board of Greater Clark Parks District
  • C-TRAN
  • Elder Justice Executive Board
  • Elected Officials Meeting
  • Emergency Medical Services Districts Board #1
  • Industrial Revenue Bond Board
  • JPACT - Joint Policy Advisory Committee on Transportation
  • MPAC - Metropolitan Policy Advisory Committee
  • RDPO - Regional Disaster Preparedness Organization
  • RTC - Regional Transportation Council
  • SWWA Regional Health Care Advisory Committee

2020 Council Assignments

  • Board of Health
  • Board of Greater Clark Parks District
  • C-TRAN
  • Council for the Homeless
  • Cowlitz Tribal Foundation Clark County Fund
  • Elected Officials Meeting
  • Emergency Medical Services Districts Board #1
  • Industrial Revenue Bond Board
  • JPACT - Joint Policy Advisory Committee on Transportation
  • Mental Health Sales Tax
  • RTC - Regional Transportation Council
  • SWWA Regional Health Care Advisory Committee
  • Vancouver Library, capital facilities

2019 Council Assignments