Arie Callaghan

Photo: Arie Callaghan


‚ÄčCommissioner, Grays Harbor County PUD 1

Elma, Wash.


Arie Callaghan was elected to the Grays Board of Commissioners Public Utility District 1 in 2012. Callaghan was appointed to the Energy Northwest Board of Directors in March 2014. In October 2017 he was elected as the BoD vice president. Previously he served as secretary and assistant secretary. In 2018 Callaghan was elected to the Energy Northwest Executive Board. 

Commissioner Callaghan has 25 years of experience with the Mason trucking company of Aberdeen, where his duties include supervising the Fleet of six Lowboy trucks and driving one. He is a lifelong resident of Grays Harbor and proud to be a third generation Harborite.

He has donated time to the Polson Museum, youth sports and his daughter's school activities. Commissioner Callaghan enjoys collecting and restoring vintage dirt bikes, off roading, watching Nascar, manicuring the yard and spending quality time with family.

Callaghan is married to Tina and resides near Elma, Wash. He has one grown daughter, Erin, a son-in-law Jeff and three grandchildren, Sawyer, Hadley and Jack.


Board of Directors Member Since 2014.