Advisory Commission

Overview


The Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission (TFAC) is an advisory commission created by Ordinance 2001-22s2, appointed by the Pierce County Executive and confirmed by the County Council. Review the specific purpose, composition and function of the commission online in Chapter 2.46.

The Pierce County Council created the TFAC to provide the community and airport tenants an opportunity to interact and make recommendations for the future of the airport.

Commission Creation Documents


  • Ordinance 2001-22s2
    This is an ordinance of the Pierce County Council creating a new Chapter 2.46 of the Pierce County Code, Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission.
  • Ordinance 2009-68
    This is an ordinance of the Pierce County Council amending Chapter 2.46 of the Pierce County Code, Pierce County Airport/Thun Field Advisory Commission.

Meetings


  • The third Tuesday of each quarter.
  • Special meetings may be called throughout year.
  • Regular meetings are 6:30 to 8:30 PM and are held on the airport at the Civil Air Patrol Building, 16915 103rd Avenue East, Puyallup, WA 98374 unless otherwise noted.
  • Additionally, meeting notices will be published in advance of the meeting in the Pierce County newspaper of record (currently The News Tribune).

2021 Meeting Dates


2020 Meeting Dates



Members



Voting Members

Represents
Member
Expiration
Term
Frederickson Community Resident
Matthew Mackey March 2025 First
South Hill Community Resident
John Hurlbut
April 2024 Second
Graham Community Resident



South Hill Community Resident
J. Keith Kemper
April 2024
Second
Airport User
Andrew Karlsson April 2024
First
Airport User (pilot, tenant)
John Boyd March 2025 First
Airport User (pilot, tenant)
Michael Thompson
April 2022 Second
Airport User (pilot, tenant)
Marshall Collins March 2025 Second

Non-Voting (Ex-Officio) Members

Represents
Member
Expiration
Term
Frederickson Advisory Commission 

N/A
N/A
Graham Advisory Commission       N/A N/A
South Hill Advisory Commission (SHAC)
Nichole Weber
N/A
N/A
Airport Manager
Rod Propst N/A
N/A
Councilmember District 1
Dave Morell N/A
N/A
Councilmember District 1 Alternate
Hugh Taylor
N/A
N/A
Contact Us
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Phone (253) 798-3779
Billing (253) 798-2576
Airport Manager 
(253) 798-8551
After Hours Emergency 
(253) 798-6000
PLU AWOS
(253) 848-2748

Sunday–Thursday
7:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
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