Ken Carrasco is the current representative from the San Juan Marine Resources Committee to the Commission. He lives on Orcas Island. Prior to moving out to the islands full time, Ken lived in Whatcom County, where he was a member of the Whatcom MRC. In addition to his participation on the MRC and Commission, Ken has served as a board member of the Northwest Straits Foundation. Ken's background as a marine biologist, former Coast Guard member, and avid boater contributes a valuable perspective to the work of the Commission.