Commissioner District 1
Kevin Overbay is a fourth generation Chelan County resident, and grandson of Manson apple orchardists. Kevin was born in Wenatchee, and grew up in the Malaga area. He is a 1986 graduate of Wenatchee High School and served 8 years in the US Air Force and Washington Air National Guard. While in the Air Guard, Kevin worked for the Boeing Company as a functional test electrician before joining the Washington State Patrol in 1992.
While in the Washington State Patrol, Kevin served in three districts, Everett, Wenatchee, and Spokane. In 2012, he attained the rank of lieutenant and was appointed as the Eastside Rapid Deployment Force Commander as well as Assistant District Commander assigned to Spokane. In 2014, Kevin returned to Wenatchee as the Assistant District Commander with oversight of WSP field operations in Grant, Kittitas, Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties. Kevin retired from the Washington State Patrol after 25 years of service on January 17, 2017, and is committed to being your full time Chelan County Commissioner (District 1).
Kevin and his wife Crystal, of over 28 years, have two daughters, Mihkaela and Kiffen. Over the past 20 years, Kevin has donated countless hours supporting over two dozen volunteer boards, community projects and youth sports organizations. He is a former member and chairman, of the Malaga-Colockum Community Council, as well as the Chelan County Board of Equalization. He was a member of the Chelan County I-502 Cannabis Workgroup and is a board member for the NCW Chaplain Foundation. In his spare time Kevin enjoys coaching girls fastpitch softball.