Sno-King Watershed Council Board

Eric Adman – President

Eric has been a member of Sno-King Watershed Council since 2008.  In addition to being the President of Sno-King Watershed Council, he is on the board of the Adopt-A-Stream Foundation.  He lives on Little Swamp Creek in Kenmore, WA, in the Swamp Creek watershed and is a volunteer water quality monitor on Little Swamp and Swamp Creeks. Eric coordinates SKWC’s Water Watcher program.

Dr. David Bain – Vice President

Dr. David Bain is a professional Orca biologist, and is active with several local groups, including Friends of North Creek Forest, One Bothell, and Cascadia Environmental Science Center among others. David lives in the North Creek watershed and is a volunteer water quality monitor on the Sammamish River, North Creek and Parr Creek.

Tony Peterson – Treasurer

Tony is a dedicated environmentalist and birder, and has lots of experience working with and for nonprofits. He currently works as Chief Financial Officer for a national nonprofit.

Tracy Banszynski – Swamp Creek Habitat Restoration Project Lead

Tracy Banaszynski is a citizen naturalist, painter, writer, and mother. She is passionate about salmon recovery and healthy watersheds. Tracy volunteered as a Salmon Imprint Steward with the Carkeek Watershed Community Action Project (2015 – present) and as a Cedar River Salmon Journey Naturalist with the Seattle Aquarium (2019). She is an alumnus of Community Action Training School (2019), a joint program of Mid-Sound Fisheries and Sound Salmon Solutions, and an advocate for the waterways that wind through the Greater Lake Washington region. Currently Tracy is co-executive director for Mid-Sound Fisheries, a Regional Fisheries Enhancement Group. Tracy organizes the Swamp Creek Habitat Restoration Project in Wallace Swamp Creek Park and T’lah Awh Dees Park in Kenmore, and serves on the City of Kenmore Planning Commission (2021 – present). Her home in the Sammamish/Lake Washington/Cedar River Watershed (WRIA 8) occupies the ancestral land of the Snohomish/Tulalip Tribes.

Jeremy Jones – Board Secretary

Jeremy loves connecting people to the outdoors and empowering them with the tools to restore our land and water. He has woven this thread in diverse roles as a conservation corps project manager, naturalist at a nature center, invasive species outreach specialist, and program coordinator in a local Parks department. Jeremy currently manages volunteer engagement and restoration projects in natural areas for the Green Kirkland Partnership with a wonderful team of talented volunteers and staff.

Jeremy joined the Sno-King Watershed Council in 2019 as a water monitoring volunteer in the Swamp creek watershed and enjoys pitching-in at local stewardship events. As a board member, Jeremy is excited about organizational sustainability to ensure Sno-King programs have the systems and tools needed to protect and restore our shared water resources for future generations.