Lynden Civil Service Commission


The Lynden Civil Service Commission consists of three volunteer members to help oversee some aspects of hiring and employment for Police and Firefighters. Members are appointed by the mayor and serve a term of six years. The members serve without compensation and shall have the qualifications described in the Lynden Municipal Code (LMC) 2.12



  • Gary Baar
    Term expires: December 31, 2026
  • Kris DeGroot-Keene
    Term expires: December 31, 2029
  • Stuart Hoogerhyde
    Term expires: December 31, 2023

Eligible commissioner candidates must: