Human Services Commission

The Human Services Commission is an advisory body to the City Council responsible for providing advice and recommendations related to human services issues. Duties and responsibilities of the Human Services Commission include:

  • Identify and assess the human services needs in the city.
  • Recommend priorities and approaches to address human services needs within the city.
  • Review human services funding requests submitted to the City and make funding allocation recommendations.
  • Review performance of human services agencies and programs that are funded by the City.


When: 4:30 – 6 p.m., second Wednesdays of the month

Where: Burien City Hall, 400 SW 152nd St, Third Floor, Miller Creek Conference Room

Agendas and Minutes



Position Number

Term Expires

Valerie Allan, Vice Chair

Position 1

March 31, 2020

Daniel Magpali


Position 2

March 31, 2022

Megan Gibbard Kline


Position 3

March 31, 2020

Dr. Aretha Miller


Position 4

March 31, 2022

Karen McMichael


Position 5

March 31, 2020

Kelsey Stefanik-Guizlo


Position 6

March 31, 2022

Brendon Scholtz, Chair

Position 7

March 31, 2020

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