Commissioner Chairman Elting Hasbrouck
Elt is a native of Valley County raised on a ranch south of Cascade, a fourth generation cattle rancher married with three grown daughters and a proud graduate of the University of Idaho. He conveys experience managing a successful ranching business over the past 25 years and has served on the boards of Southern Idaho Timber Protection Association,Valley County Planning & Zoning and Cascade School District. Elt has a passion for building teams and creating support with fellow commissioners, Valley County employees and the general public for who he represents.
Commissioner Sherry Maupin
Sherry Maupin is an Idaho native and moved to Valley County in 2006. She was raised in New Plymouth and moved to Boise where she met and married Fred Maupin in 1979. They moved to Middleton in 1994 to raise their 2 sons in a small farming community. There Sherry served on the Middleton School Board and served as a Canyon County Planning and Zoning Commissioner. Sherry worked as a banker with First Interstate Bank and locally Idaho First Bank. She spent her banking career in numerous roles which included Branch Management and Branch Operations. This allowed her to learn Best Practices for managing teams and expanding learning programs. While in Banking she was able to serve in many Community volunteer roles. This taught her that Community service is necessary to bring people together and to create collaboration opportunities to help others find pathways to resolve community issues. Sherry’s career has been focused in Banking, Real Estate and the homebuilding industry. She is excited to bring this knowledge to the Commission and help find a strategic pathway forward as the County expands and grows.
Commissioner Dave Bingaman
Commissioner Dave Bingaman was born in Indiana, grew up in Pennsylvania, and finished high school in Salt Lake City. Dave moved to Valley County after graduating from Whitman College in 1994. Dave fell in love with Idaho as a raft guide and then became co-owner and managing partner for a Salmon River outfitting business. Dave’s more recent experience includes service with the U.S. Forest Service as an Avalanche Forecaster and Recreation Specialist. In this position he has spent time working with industry associations and agency groups. Dave is also a registered EMT, has worked as a carpenter, and has seen firsthand the importance of managing sustainable growth in Valley County. Dave continues to be active in several local non-profit boards and works part time for a national trail advocacy group that is involved with projects across the Payette National Forest and on local IDL lands. Dave’s career has allowed him to understand the importance of collaboration, cooperation and the need for community involvement in community government. Dave lives near Lake Fork with his wife, daughters and 2 canine family members.