About NKWSD

About North Kootenai Water District

A Board of Directors, elected by members of the water district, operates North Kootenai Water District. Each Board Member is elected to a six-year term.

Board Meeting Schedule

The Board of Directors meet the first and third Thursday of each month (except holidays), at 12:30 p.m., in the office of the District located at 13649 North Meyer Road, Rathdrum ID 83858.

Board Members

  • Curt Carney, Director
  • Tom Crimmins, Director/President
  • Thomas Gwin, Director/Treasurer
  • Jack Hern, Director/Vice President
  • Scott Shellman, Director/Secretary

The members of the Board are elected, or appointed, for six year terms which will expire as follows:

  • Curt Carney…………………05/16/2023
  • Tom Crimmins…………….05/20/2025
  • Thomas Gwin ……………..05/20/2021
  • Jack Hern……………………05/18/2021
  • Scott Shellman.. ………….05/18/2021

Office Staff

  • Jessie Camburn, District Manager
  • Suzanne Scheidt, Senior Compliance Specialist
  • Debbie Wilson, Bookkeeper
  • Karen Howell, Bookkeeper
  • Robin Potts, Office Supervisor
  • Dina Van Gelder, Customer Service Specialist II

Field Staff

  • Dave Duthie, Field Supervisor

Water Dept.:

  • Jared Felton, Senior Water Operator
  • Joe Lutes, Construction Maintenance II
  • Keenan Olenslager, Water Distribution Operator I

Wastewater Dept.:

  • Jim Lund, Wastewater Operator III
  • Chris Seward, Wastewater Operator I

Electrical Dept:

  • Dustin Veneklasen, Journeyman Electrician