Steve Thaler, Dave Nelson, Nancy McDermid, Larry Walsh and Barry Penzel. The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is the governing, legislative body for Douglas County. The 5 members of the Board are elected at large, by district. Commissioners serve 4-year, overlapping terms, and receive limited compensation for their service to the community. Each year, the Board selects one of its members to serve as chairman and preside over public meetings.
The duties of the Board of Commissioners are to:
Develop policies guiding the county in the delivery of services and achieving community goals
Encourage resident awareness and involvement
Maintain financial stability by overseeing the county budget process and allocations
Provide county leadership
Agendas & Minutes
Meetings and agendas are posted in the Agenda and Meeting Portal 5 days prior to the scheduled meeting. An Action Summary is posted the day after the scheduled meeting, and meeting minutes are posted upon approval.