2016 General Election Voters' Guide

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Cindy Ryu

Elected Experience: State Representative 2010-2016. Shoreline Mayor 2008-2009, Councilmember 2006-2009. Community Development, Housing and Tribal Affairs Committee Chair. Serving on Business Financial Services and Finance Committees. Members of Color Caucus Co-Chair.

Other Professional Experience: Neighborhood Allstate Insurance agent. Family-owned and managed commercial properties. Records Systems Analyst, City of Seattle. Medicaid Intake Officer, University Hospital. Admitting Officer, Harborview Medical Center.

Education: UW MBA 1983, Microbiology 1980.

Community Service: Boards: Shoreline Schools Career and Technical Education; UW Consulting and Business Development Center; Lynnwood Economic Development; Richmond Beach Community Association; Shoreline Chamber; Dollars for Scholars. United Presbyterian Sunday School Teacher, Summer Feeding program.

Statement:  I grew up picking berries, typing, and working in nursing homes for college expenses.  My priorities are to fully fund public education, ensure safety of our communities, and protect our privacy, the environment, and consumers from predatory lenders. I will work hard to help our state and communities build classrooms, attract well-qualified teachers, and provide affordable housing for our working families while fixing aging bridges, highways and roads.

Endorsements: 32nd District Democrats, Sierra Club, Washington Conservation Voters, Washington State Labor Council, SEIU 775, Aerospace Machinists 751, Mayors of Shoreline, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace, and many others.

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