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Overview
The Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission (TFAC) is an advisory commission created by Ordinance 2001-22s2, appointed by the Pierce County Executive and confirmed by the County Council. Review the specific purpose, composition and function of the commission online in Chapter 2.46.

The Pierce County Council created the TFAC to provide the community and airport tenants an opportunity to interact and make recommendations for the future of the airport.

Commission Creation Documents
  • Ordinance 2001-22s2 
    This is an ordinance of the Pierce County Council creating a new Chapter 2.46 of the Pierce County Code, Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission.
  • Ordinance 2009-68
    This is an ordinance of the Pierce County Council amending Chapter 2.46 of the Pierce County Code, Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission.

Meetings
  • Generally held on the third Thursday as noted below.
  • Special meetings may be called throughout year.
  • Regular meetings are 6:30 to 8:30 PM and are generally held at the Thun Field Airport Office in the Civil Air Patrol Building, 16915 103rd Avenue East, Puyallup, WA 98374.
  • Additionally, meeting specifics will be published in advance of the meeting both in the Meeting Date Section immediately below and via a Public Meeting Notice in the Pierce County newspaper of record (currently The News Tribune).

2015 Meeting Dates
  • January 15, 2015: Agenda, Meeting Summary                
  • March 19, 2015: Agenda, Meeting Summary                
  • May 21, 2015: Rescheduled -TNAAC/TFAC Joint Meeting, May 28, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. Tacoma Mall Plaza (2702 South 42nd Street, Tacoma) AgendaMeeting Summary              
  • July 16, 2015:  AgendaMeeting Summary            
  • September 17, 2015: Location- Clover Park Technical College at Thun Field (17214 110th Ave E, Puyallup):  AgendaMeeting Summary             
                   
  • November 19, 2015: Agenda, Meeting Summary

 2016 Meeting Dates
             
           



Members

Voting Members

Represents Member Expiration Term
South Hill Community Resident  Lyle Sindlinger April 2020 First
South Hill Community Resident John Hurlbut April 2020 First
South Hill Community Resident  Michael Keaton April 2019 First
South Hill Community Resident J. Keith Kemper April 2019 First
Airport Business (Pilot, Tenant) Shawn Pratt April 2020 First
Airport Business (Pilot, Tenant) Douglas Miller April 2020 First
Airport Business (Tenant) Michael Thompson April 2018 First
Airport Business (Pilot, Tenant) Marshall Collins April 2019 First

Non-Voting (Ex-Officio) Members
Represents Member Expiration Term
South Hill Advisory Commission (SHAC) Jim Downs  N/A N/A
South Hill Advisory Commission (SHAC) Nichole Weber N/A N/A
Airport and Ferry Administrator Deb Wallace N/A N/A
Councilmember District 1 Dan Roach N/A N/A
Councilmember District 1 Alternate Hugh Taylor N/A N/A

Contact the Commission
If you have a comment or suggestion for the TFAC, please email the commission.