Commissioners Pete Sorenson and Heather Buch chosen as chair, vice chair

Commissioners Pete Sorenson and Heather Buch chosen as chair, vice chair
Posted on 01/09/2019

The Lane County Board of Commissioners appointed a new chair and vice chair during the opening minutes of its first regular meeting of 2019.

 

Commissioner Sorenson will serve as chair in 2019 and Commissioner Buch will serve as vice chair.

 

“It is an honor to serve as chair of the Board of County Commissioners,” said Chair Pete Sorenson. “As the longest-standing commissioner on this Board, I am looking forward to working alongside new commissioner Heather Buch to serve our colleagues and community as chair and vice chair.”

“It is exciting to have the opportunity to serve in a leadership role on the Board of County Commissioners,” said Vice Chair  Heather Buch. “I am passionate about our community and look forward to addressing many of the most serious issues affecting our residents.”

 

Commissioner Jay Bozievich was also recognized for his leadership as chair during 2018 and presented with a ceremonial gavel as a gesture of thanks from his fellow commissioners.