Board of County Commissioners

Commissioner Chairman
Elting Hasbrouck

District 1

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

District 2

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 Edgar Allen

District 3

Ed was born and raised in a small farming community in the Appalachian Mountains of Western North Carolina and is the eldest of 8 children. Ed traveled to Washington after finishing Junior College where he was drafted into the military. Most of his time in the Military was spent in Germany.

Upon being honorably discharged from the Military, Ed was drawn back to the Western United States where he ended up in Orofino to begin his career with the US Forest Service.

He was able to earn a Bachelors degree from Lewis Clark Normal School in Lewiston. While in college, he joined the McCall Smokejumper program where he worked for 4 summers. After obtaining his Bachelor's degree, Ed taught at the McCall Donnelly Junior high for a brief period of time.

Ed returned to the Forest Service in fire management. When Ed retired from the Forest Service in 1994 he was District Fire Management Officer.

Ed was on the Valley County Planning and Zoning Commission for 19 years.

Through the years Ed has enjoyed everything outdoor, including hiking, horseback riding, goat packing, camping, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, fishing, hunting, whitewater boating, kayaking, and traveling the western states with his wife Debbie.

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