County Commissioners

County Commissioners


Forest County Commissioners Office
526 Elm Street, #3
Tionesta, PA 16353
Phone (814) 755-3537
Fax (814) 755-8837
Email fcch@co.forest.pa.us 

The Forest County Board of Commissioners shall hold their regularly scheduled business meetings on the 1 st and 3rd Wednesday of every month beginning February 5th, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in the Annex Building Conference Room, 530 Elm Street, Tionesta, PA 16353. Salary Board meetings shall be directly following the Business Meeting when Salary Board business needs to be conducted. Work sessions shall be alternate Wednesdays in the Commissioners’ Office of the Forest County Courthouse, 526 Elm Street, Tionesta, PA 16353. All meetings are open to the public. Attest: Lynette Greathouse, Chief Clerk .
The current board is comprised of:

mark kingston
Mark S. Kingston
Chairman (R)
basil huffman
Basil D. Huffman (R)  
bob snyder 2020
Robert J. Snyder, Jr. (D)



The Commissioners are assisted in the day-to-day management of the County's affairs by the Chief Clerk, Lynette Greathouse

Solicitor services for the County are provided by Attorney Timothy R. Bevevino, Swanson, Bevevino & Sharp, P.C., 311 Market Street, Warren, PA 16365.

Single Audit services for the County are provided by James R. Heasley, C.P.A., May & Company, 45 Seneca Street, Suite 200, Oil City, PA 16301. 

Mission Statement:
To pursue the common good by working for and with Forest County's residents to provide:

  • A Responsive and Accountable County Government
  • An Effective and Efficient Transportation Program
  • Children Protected and Prepared to Live and Learn
  • Safe Streets and Secure Neighborhoods
  • Vital Living for All Residents
  • Prompt and Courteous Service
As dedicated public servants, the employees of Forest County strive to embody in our work these essential values:

  • Fiscal Prudence
  • Knowledge
  • Integrity
  • Transparency
  • Collaboration
  • Competence