Civil Service Commission

Civil Service is charged with the recruitment, testing, hiring and promotion of all Clark County Sheriff's Office employees under Chapter 41.14 RCW.

The Clark County Council appoints local citizens to serve on the Civil Service Commission. Each commissioner serves a six-year term without compensation and cannot hold any salaried public office or engage in county employment, other than the commission duties, during her or his term. No more than three commissioners may be adherents of the same political party.


Name Term Expires
Marla Ludolph-Heikkala, Chair 01/01/2028
Rick Torres 12/31/2023
Crystal Kroeller 12/13/2027
Garry Presthus 01/01/2028
Leah Anaya 12/13/2027
Date Agenda/Minutes Notes/Related Documents

For more information contact the Leslie Harrington Smith, Chief Civil Service Examiner at