P.O. Box 500
1492 Wind River Hwy
Carson, Washington 98610

Phone: 509-427-5126
Toll-Free 800-922-5329


Request for Qualifications – Attorney Services

Public Utility District #1 of Skamania County (“District”) invites interested attorneys to submit a letter of interest, statement of qualifications and a detailed rate and service proposal for providing attorney services to District, not later than Friday, November 4, 2016. See the full Request for Qualifications here.


Welcome Commissioner Dan Boyes

Dan Boyes was appointed to the PUD Commission in August 2016. He grew up in Naches, WA and moved his family to Skamania County in 1992.

Dan started his career as an electronics technician in 1984 at Micron Technology in Boise, ID. He currently works as a photolithography equipment tech at Linear Technology in Camas.

Dan lives in Skamania with his wife and enjoys the gorge with his 3 married children and 8 grandchildren.

Welcome Randy Payne

We are pleased to announce the hiring of Randy Payne to the position of Manager of Finance & Administration. Randy received his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Portland State University.

Randy performed similar roles with Tidewater Barge Lines and the Port of Skamania County. His combined private and public sector work experience provide a strong background for helping the PUD strive to meet its goal of providing the best possible utility service at the lowest cost consistent with sound business principles.

Outside the office Randy enjoys fishing, coaching his sons’ youth sports teams and spending time with his family.