Pocahontas County elects three commissioners, each to 6 year terms.

The Pocahontas County Commission website is

Commissioner email contact forms are available through the above website portal.

Commissioners are elected for 6 year terms, with one of the three commission offices up for election every two years. The full county votes for a candidate.

The regular commission meetings are the first Tuesday of the month at 8:30 am, and the third Tuesday of the month at 5:30 pm. The public may attend in person at the county commission office or tune in for a live stream. Agendas can be  requested. See the website for further information, along with board committee assignments and county departments.

Facebook site is

Walt Helmick, President of the Commission, a Democrat, lives near Minnehaha Springs. He is the elected representative of the Southern District. He is a businessman and former state senator.

His address is 451 Pinecrest Lane, Marlinton, WV 24954.
Telephone is 304-799-7271.
Mr. Helmick does correspond through public email.

Jamie Walker, a Republican, lives in the country near Marlinton. He is the elected representative of the Central District. Walker is employed by the county Board of Education. and raises bear dogs with his father. Their websites are hereand here.

His address is  775 Red Lick Road, Marlinton, WV  24954
Telephone is 304-799-0864
Mr. Walker does not use personal email

John Rebinski, a Republican, lives near Dunmore. He is the elected representative of the Northern District. He is a volunteer with EMS.

His address is 13067 Browns Creek Rd., Dunmore, WV 24934
Telephone is 304-456-3244.
Email is

Commission President Walt Helmick

Commissioner Jamie Walker

Commissioner John Rebinski

Pocaontas County Court House