Shan Rowbotham


​Commissioner, Kittitas County PUD
Ellensburg, Wash.

Shan Robowtham was elected to the Kittitas County Public Utility District Board of Commissioners in 2011 and took office in 2012. Robowtham was appointed to the Energy Northwest Board of Directors in March 2014.
Commissioner Robowtham has been a customer of Kittitas county PUD for 50 years and is the Power and Gas Manager for the City of Ellensburg. He is also the rate analyst and conservation manager. Prior to joining the City of Ellensburg, Robowtham worked for more than 20 years in the propane field.
He attended Ellensburg public schools and has attended multiple utility related training seminars, classes and webinars on a variety of utility-related topics, including utility billing system operation, maintenance and support and SQL reporting training.
Commissioner Robowtham serves on the Kittitas County Airport Advisory Committee and is a former Kittitas County Historical Society Board of Directors member. He is also a member of the Kittitas County Historical Foundation.
Board of Directors Member Since 2014