Commissioner Kevin Shutty
Kevin Shutty

Commissioners’ Office:
411 North 5th Street
Shelton, WA 98584

Telephone: (360) 427-9670 Ext. 419
Belfair: (360) 275-4467
Fax: (360) 427-8437

Term expires 2024

Elective Office: Mason County Commissioner 2017-2024;

Commissioner Shutty represents Mason County by serving on a variety of boards, councils, and commissions as noted below:

  • Board of County Commissioners, Chair
    • Mason County Law Library
    • Mason County Finance Committee
    • Canvassing Board
    • Economic Development Council Board (Meets 2nd Thursday of each month; 7:45 -9:00 am at PUD auditorium – 426-2276)
  • Alliance for a Healthy South Sound (AHSS) Executive Committee – (Andy Chinn is contact, 206-550-5568, meet as necessary. Healthysouthsound.com)
  • Criminal Justice Working Team (RCW 72.09.300, meets as needed)
  • MACECOM (meet 2nd Tuesday, 3 p.m. @ City of Shelton)
  • Olympic Region Clean Air Agency (ORCAA) - Alternate Member (Meets 2nd Wednesday of each month from 10 - 12 noon approx Address: 2940B Limited Lane NW Olympia 586-1044)
  • Peninsula Regional Transportation Planning Organization (PRTPO) - Alternate
  • Thurston Mason Behavioral Health Organization (TMBHO) (Meet 3rd Thursday, 1 p.m., Thurston County Courthouse)
  • Washington Counties Risk Pool – Board of Directors Alternate Member
  • Transmission Corridors Work Group, Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council, Member (2021-2022)
Civic Activities

Kevin has served as a member of the Mason County Planning Advisory Commission, Vice Chair of the North Mason Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee and Vice Chair of the Board for the Great Bend Center for Music, of which he was a founding member.

Employment

In addition to serving on the BOCC, Kevin is an adjunct faculty member at Olympic College in the Social Science and Humanities Division. Previously, Kevin has worked as a Public Information Officer and Outreach Coordinator for the Washington State House of Representatives, where he also previously served as a Legislative Assistant. Kevin has also worked as a high school history teacher and as a Legal Assistant for the Pennsylvania State Police.

Education
  • Master of Professional Studies in Community and Economic Development (2018)
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
  • Bachelor of Science in Secondary Social Studies Education (2011)
    The Pennsylvania State University, Capitol Campus, Harrisburg, PA
  • Public Leadership Credential (2021)
    John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Personal

Kevin and his wife Catherine reside in Union.