Elected Experience: Pat has served as a City Councilmember and mayor of Covington and currently is our State Representative in Olympia. He was elected by his peers to serve as House Majority Leader.
Other Professional Experience: Pat has experience as a legislative assistant at the local, regional and state level. He also served as chair of his local economic development commission.
Education: Pat has a BA from the University of Washington.
Community Service: Pat has a long history of involvement in his community serving as a youth sports coach, PTA President, service organization member, and on a number of community organization boards.
Statement: Pat Sullivan is running for State Representative because he has a sincere commitment to making government more efficient, effective, and accountable. He refuses to send taxpayer funded newsletters and opposes out of state travel and junkets. Pat is recognized as the States’ foremost advocate to fully fund our local schools and he’s fighting to reform the DOT and assist small businesses.
Pat believes that leadership means working with members of both parties to solve problems and not being afraid to say no to your friends. Innovation, common sense, and a bipartisan approach is how he gets things done.