Press Release
Human Resources


Changes Coming to the Kittitas Valley Event Center

Kittitas County, WA - 05/31/2018 - The Kittitas Valley Event Center will experience staffing changes as Director Jill Scheffer departs to pursue other opportunities.

The Board of County Commissioners will immediately begin working with Human Resources to plan a recruitment strategy.  In the interim they have appointed members of current County management to maintain operations and assist staff with the busy summer event season, including preparations for the annual Kittitas County Fair.  Lisa Young, HR Director, will oversee the administrative functions while Tim Egan, Assistant Maintenance Director, will oversee facilities maintenance.

“We would like to thank Jill for her time at the Event Center and wish her the best in her future endeavors.”

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Contact: Laura Osiadacz, Chairperson, Board of County Commissioners