Meet Your City Council Members

The seven member City Council is elected at-large to serve four-year terms. The City Council elects a mayor and deputy mayor from the Council to serve two-year terms.

Photos and bios coming soon.


  1. Kate Dexter
  2. Navarra Carr
  3. Mike French
  4. Charlie McCaughan
  5. Brendan Meyer
  6. LaTrisha Suggs
  7. Lindsey Schromen-Wawrin

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Kate Dexter, Mayor

Kate Dexter has been a resident of Port Angeles for 12 years. Kate moved to Port Angeles from 2001 to 2003 and moved back again with her family in 2012. Kate grew up in Seattle and has always loved the Northwest. She earned a BA in history and public service at Albion College, Albion, MI, and moved back for graduate school at University of Washington where she earned her Master of Public Administration. When she is not doing council work, Kate is a Program Specialist in the nursing department at Peninsula College. Kate enjoys spending time outside, treasure hunting at Estate Sales and thrift shops, and is always up for a game of pickleball with friends. 

Council Position #4 January 2022 to December 2025