David Poucher is the current Mayor of the City of White Salmon. His office is located in the City Hall and he can be reached by email (Mayor@ci.white-salmon.wa.us) or phone (509-493-1133 ext.206).

The Mayor is the elected head of the administrative arm of City government. The Mayor is ultimately responsible for implementing the City ordinances and overseeing the work of City staff. The Mayor is directly supported by the salaried City Administrator/Director of Public Works who is responsible for day-to-day oversight and running of the City departments and functions. The City Administrator oversees the operations of City Hall employees and functions, including the City Clerk/Treasurer and Associate Planner/Public Works Administrative Assistance Clerk. The City Administrator also oversees the Public Works Department, where the day-to-day operations are supervised by the Public Works Operations Manager.