About your Fair Board & Staff!
The Tillamook County Fair Board consists of five citizens from throughout the county appointed by the County Commissioners. They oversee and set policy for the annual fair and year round operations of the fairgrounds. The Fair Board is very active, and its members volunteer their services throughout the year. They hire the staff to operate the fairgrounds on a daily basis.
Camy VonSeggern is the Fairgrounds Manager. She and her husband Tim have lived on the North Fork of the Nehalem River for 18 years and when not at work or volunteering enjoys spending time exploring the outdoors. Camy is excited to Experience the Fair with a complete and dedicated Fair board as well as a great office staff to round out an amazing team. Camy is dedicated to preserving the Traditions of this award winning Fair, while keeping up with current trends and seeking input from all Tillamook County residents. Lets have Fun!
Don Averill is President of the Fair Board. Don and his wife, Jo, own and operate Don Averill Trucking, Recycling and Averill Dairy. They reside in Bay City. Don is Vice President and oversees the entire horse racing operations and he also helps to set up the arena for the demolition derby and grandstand shows. Don has continued to donate his time and equipment for fairground improvements and willing to do whatever it takes to make things happen.
Bob Larson and his wife Carmen and family have always been involved in Tillamook County. Bob is the Secretary of the Fair Board. His family have worked and played here and look forward to helping improve the facilities and bringing bigger and better events to the fairgrounds in the future. Bob was the main backbone of pulling off the first Bulls & Barrels event and it was even better this year.
Jon Wehage has worked as a forester for Stimson Lumber Company for the past 22 years. He & his wife Tanya have lived in Tillamook for 15 years and have 3 wonderful children. Jon & his family are very involved in 4-H youth programs and he is on the Junior Livestock Auction Committee. Jon is committed to the continual improvement and future growth of the Fairgrounds.
Tom Jones and his wife Michelle have been married for 17 years. Tom has worked in Mills for 40 years and has been an electrician for the past 30 years. They both enjoy fishing and Tom was a fishing guide in his spare time for 8 years.
Josh Brown was born and raised in Tillamook with a long family history in this community. Josh and his wife, Kelli have been married for 23 years and have four children together which keep them both very busy. He enjoys all types of sports, but especially football and baseball, and he is an avid hunter. Josh looks forward to being a part of the many improvements to the future of the fairgrounds.