Elected Experience: Pasco City Council member 1996-2017
Other Professional Experience: Mayor Pro-tem Pasco, Teacher/Librarian Pasco School District, Tri-City Regional Public Facilities Board, Pasco LEOFF 1 Retirement Board. Former Board Member: Association of Washington Cities, Washington State Public Works Trust Fund and Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board.
Education: B.S. Agronomy, WSU, Master in Teaching, Heritage University, Nationally Board Certified teacher in Library/Media, Master in Library and Information Science, University of Washington, Seattle
Community Service: Former member Pasco Parks and Recreation, Franklin County Trade Recreation and Agricultural Center, Regional Good Roads Association, member and supporter of Mid-Columbia Mastersingers and Musical Theatre.
Statement: Rebecca Francik’s expertise in education, nonpartisan local government, and agriculture make her uniquely qualified to represent the 16th district and address pressing regional issues. Her record in public office delivered results: 80% drop in crime, road improvements, and a collaborative approach to building affordable housing, supporting small businesses, and investments in parks and public amenities. In Olympia, Rebecca will be an independent voice who listens to her constituents, uses science and data to make decisions and ensures your tax dollars are spent efficiently to benefit all citizens. Rebecca is a voice for positive change! www.RebeccaFrancik.com