5350 Pacific Way
Longview, WA 98632
Phone: (360) 423-2493
Fax: (360) 578-2924

 













District Staff

CDID #1 presently employs eight full time positions that act to implement maintenance and operations activities as directed by the Board of Supervisors. Full time staff is supplemented during the Summer months with several local High School seniors and/or college students who participate in the District's Intern Program

District Manager - Judi Strayer

Judi has been with the District for over 20 years. She was hired as the District's Administrative Secretary in 1990 and promoted to District Manager in 2006. She has broad responsibility for overall District managment including staff superivision, financial managment and budget preparation, long range planning, and emergency preparedness.

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District Engineer - Ken Cachelin, P.E.

Ken's job is to provided technical oversight, develop standards, and provide recommendations for the implementation of District operations and maintenance activities. Ken also reviews project proposals and works with the US Army Corp of Engineers to ensure that the levees are maintained to Federal standards. Ken joined the District in 2009.

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District Operations Foreman - Dan Finn

Dan has been with the District since 1986. He provides day to day oversight and coordination of all Operation and Maintenance activities.  Dan also serves as District field representative to constituents, coordinates with utilities, and provides inspection of District projects and third party projects that may affect District interests.

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District Office Assistant - Morgan Atkins

Morgan answers incoming calls, compiles meeting minutes,  performs radio dispatch operations, processes invoices associated with district expenses, handles payroll, and performs other administrative duties as assigned. Morgan started full time with the Distict in 2012 after having served two summers in the summer intern program.

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Operator - Darren Frye

Darren has been with the District since 2006.

Operator - Chance Cox

Chance has been with the District since 2006.

Operator - David Blankenship

David has been with the district since 2013.

Operator - David Eichentopf

David has been with the district since 2014.

CDID #1 operators are the backbone of CDID #1 operations. They ensure that all CDID #1 facilities are well maintained and function as designed to provide effective flood control. Their job duties include, but are not limited to, general maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and fabrication, equipment maintenance and operation, vegetation management, and emergency response.

They can collectively be reached Here