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Port of Seattle Commission

Five Commissioners, elected at large by the voters of King County, serve four-year terms and establish Port policy. Port Commission meetings are normally held at 12 noon on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at either Pier 69 or Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Since meeting times and locations are subject to change, please visit the meetings page for the most up-to-date information.

You also may reach the Commission Office at (206) 787-3034. Click on names to view the individual profiles.

New Time for Commission MeetingsCommission meetings now have a new time!

Port of Seattle Commission meetings will now start at noon. This change is permanent, and we hope it will make it easier for you and other members of the public to participate in public testimony.

View Commission Meeting materials here.

Port of Seattle Commissioners take oath of office and elect Commission President for 2018

2018 Port of Seattle CommissionTwo new Port of Seattle Commissioners, Peter Steinbrueck and Ryan Calkins, and re-elected Commissioner Stephanie Bowman took the oath of office Jan. 9, while selecting Courtney Gregoire to serve as Commission President for 2018.

Read the article in our Newsroom here.Go to arrow


L to R: Commissioners Peter Steinbrueck, Stephanie Bowman, Commission President Courtney Gregoire, Commissioners Fred Felleman and Ryan Calkins. 

Port of Seattle appoints Stephen Metruck as Executive Director

New Executive Director Steve MetruckThe Port of Seattle Commission is proud to announce the appointment of retired U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Stephen P. Metruck as its new Executive Director. Metruck brings 34 years of executive experience in maritime, security and financial leadership to his new role. Most recently, Metruck was Commander of the Mid-Atlantic Region, overseeing 3,600 military and civilian personnel, and before that, responsibility for planning and execution of the $10 billion U.S. Coast Guard budget.

Select this link to view the press release


Century Agenda: Our plan for the future

Starting in 2008, three years in advance of the its 100th birthday, the Port of Seattle began creating a “Century Agenda” — building a comprehensive vision and strategic plan that focuses on the port’s next quarter-century of business and operations.

The goal of the Century Agenda is to build upon the accomplish​ments of the past century with a visionary look forward to the emerging challenges and opportunities of the 21st century. This Commission-led process includes port employee engagement, public outreach opportunities and planning with the major lines of business. Watch a short Century Agenda video here.


Contact the Commission Office:
(206) 787-3034

Meeting Info

Agendas are posted after 3 p.m. the Thursday before the next meeting.

Visit the Meetings page for more details.

Please note: All materials related to agenda items are included as links in the agenda.

Watch Live

Commission Meetings may be watched live via streaming video.

You also may watch recent Commission meetings on Sundays at 1 p.m. on King County TV (Digital cable 22)

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