Sunday, September 19, 2021
50.0°F

Gov. Little appoints Dave Bobbitt to F&G commission

| August 19, 2021 1:00 AM

Governor Brad Little announced today his appointment of Dave Bobbitt as the Idaho Fish and Game Commission Panhandle Region representative.

“Dave is an avid outdoorsman with a long history of leadership and service to the people of North Idaho,” Little said. “I have no doubt he will carry his passion as a sportsman into his role as a dedicated member of the commission.”

Bobbitt has more than 47 years of experience in the banking industry and served as president of Sterling Savings Bank from 2004 until his retirement in 2006. Bobbitt attended North Idaho College and received post graduate degrees from Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington and the International Seniors Program, School of Business, Harvard University.

Bobbitt served in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1968 to 1979. He served the Pacific Coast Banking School as past chairman, Kootenai Electric Cooperative as a board member and chairman of the Audit Committee, Livestock Sale Booster Club Inc. as a board member, and as a Kootenai Health board member and Finance Committee chairman.

“I am honored to be selected for this important role,” Bobbitt said. “I am happy to represent the people, wildlife and scenic outdoors of the Panhandle Region as a commissioner.”

Bobbitt’s appointment is effective immediately.