Joseph Mosolino, owner of Windermere Real Estate South Whidbey, has been appointed to the Conservation Futures Citizens Advisory Board.The Island County commissioners selected Mosolino to fill a vacant seat on the board at their regular Monday meeting in Coupeville. The boards' decision was unanimous.
According to Mosolino's letter of interest, he lives in Oak Harbor and has been a resident of Island County for 16 years. Along with being the owner and managing broker of the Windermere franchise on South Whidbey, is an active member of the Washington Association of Realtors.He also experience on various state boards, such as the Legislative Steering Committee and Land & Water Use Committee, and has a bachelor's degree in communications and public relations, and a master's in public administration."My reasons for requesting consideration for the position are from genuine, deep appreciation for the important work of the Conservation Futures Fund and an understanding of the complex challenges surrounding the decision-making process affecting the fund," wrote Mosolino, in his letter of interest. "I feel that a member of the real estate community and especially a member of the Realtor Association can be an important asset to the Conservation Futures Advisory Board."
The Conservation Futures Fund is an annual revenue source funded by property taxes dedicated toward purchasing open space land, farmland, agricultural land, and timber land for conservation purposes.