Meet Richard Brocksmith

Richard Brocksmith is SEEC’s newest USA Alternate Commissioner!

Richard has served as the Executive Director of the Skagit Watershed Council since 2013. SWC is a non-profit supporting 44 member organizations. They work collaboratively charting a course to sustainable fisheries in the lower Skagit Watershed by implementing strategic habitat protection and restoration actions, monitoring and adaptive management, and community engagement.

Richard has been working for over two decades in Puget Sound with diverse communities developing opportunities for creative solutions to difficult natural resource problems. Richard graduated from the University of Washington with a Master’s Degree from the School of Aquatic and Fisheries Science and started his career as a research scientist working in the Sacramento River, the Yellowstone River, Lake Washington, and Bristol Bay.

Read More > >