The Firearms and Archery Range Recreation Advisory Committee evaluates applications for grants in the Firearms and Archery Range Recreation program.

These projects acquire, develop, and renovate shooting and archery ranges and facilities.


  • Live in Washington
  • Interested in public policy
  • Able to seek creative solutions and appreciate other perspectives
  • Have law enforcement experience

Time Commitment

  • 2-4 full days of in-person meetings in Olympia every other year
  • Policy feedback time commitment varies


Travel reimbursement including lodging, transportation, and meals is available.

Committee Members

Citizen Members

  • Rachel Bouchillon, Olympia
  • Jenny Bull, Bellingham
  • Bill Cogley, Washougal
  • Rollie Geppert, Olympia
  • Brian Schilt, Tenino
  • Philip Shave, Olympia
  • Lorrie Starkweather, Seattle

Local Agency Member

  • Ty Peterson, King County

State Agency Members

  • Chris Maurer, Department of Ecology, Olympia
  • David Whipple, Department of Fish and Wildlife, Olympia


  • One representative with law enforcement experience

Term Length

4 years

General Resources