Past & Current Commissioners

The Port of Longview Commissioners serve as the governing body of the Port of Longview. Three non-partisan commissioners are elected every 6 years and are directly responsible to the voters for port district operations. Each commissioner is elected from the district they reside in. Find the listing of Port of Longview commissioners elected to office since 1921 and the length of their term in office.

District 1


T. D. Dungan


April 1921 - December 1924

R. H. Barr


January 1925 - December 1933

Frank Dallam, Jr.


January 1934 - January 1935

W. C. Nikolaus


January 1935 - January 1940

Walter S. Talbott


January 1940 - February 1942

N. F. Anderson


February 1942 - August 1944

Roy Taylor


August 1944 - August 1955

William Graham


August 1955 - April 1962

M. E Norman


April 1962 - December 1973

Richard F. Olson


January 1974 - June 1978

Larry M. Larson


July 1978 - April 2007

Roger Allen


May 2007 - November 2007

Darold Dietz


December 2007 - December 2015

Jeff Wilson


January 2016 - Present

District 2


D. M. Atkins


April 1921 - March 1924

Andrew Schwarz


March 1924 - December 1924

Jess Schwarz


January 1925 - December 1926

J. Perry Burcham


January 1927 - December 1932

A. A. Byrnes


January 1933 - March 1940

George H. Umbaugh


March 1940 - February 1969

James S. Baker


March 1969 - December 1975

Roy G. Dennis


January 1976 - December 1981

Floyd V. Carpenter


January 1982 - December 1987

Jerry E Nestaval


January 1988 - December 1993

Daniel J. Buell


January 1994 - December 2011

Lou Johnson


January 2012 - June 2015

Doug Averett


August 2015 - Present

District 3


Elias Holbrook


April 1921 - October 1924

E. W Ross


October 1924 - December 1924

Charles H. Olson


January 1925 - May 1930

Luke L. Goodrich


May 1930 - April 1950

M. R. Couch


April 1950 - October 1953

H. I. Quigley


October 1953 - March 1969

Ralph G. Nolte


April 1969 - December 1989

J. Walter Barham


January 1990 - December 2007

Bob Bagasson


January 2008 - Present