WACs > Title 352 > Chapter 352-40 > Section 352-40-040
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How is the agency organized and how is it operated?
The Washington state park system includes one hundred twenty developed parks, recreation programs, trails, boating safety and winter recreation.
(1) State parks is governed by a commission consisting of seven citizens of the state appointed by the governor.
(2) The director is the commission appointed executive head of the agency.
(3) The deputy director is the chief operating officer.
(4) Regional directors are responsible for management of regional headquarters and parks within their regions.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 79A.05.030, 79A.05.070, 79A.05.075, chapter 42.56 RCW, RCW 42.56.040 and 42.56.070. WSR 08-24-005, Â§ 352-40-040, filed 11/20/08, effective 12/21/08. Statutory Authority: RCW 79A.05.030, 79A.05.070, 79A.05.075, and chapter 42.17 RCW. WSR 03-11-068, Â§ 352-40-040, filed 5/19/03, effective 6/19/03; Order 15, Â§ 352-40-040, filed 7/25/73.]