Elected Experience: Vice President of Pacfic Northwest Staff Union
Other Professional Experience: Over 30 years I've owned and operated small businesses from a gas station and grocery store to a construction company. I've also managed two restaurants, and I have worked in transportation for the Marysville School district as a school bus driver. Currently employed as a Union Representative bargaining school district and local goverment contracts. Working with attorneys and mediators.
Education: Graduated Cascade High school 1974, attended classes at Everett Community College
Community Service: Raised money for the Red Cross, worked with the homeless and food banks. Engaged in fundraisers for the OSO landslide victims.
Statement: I have always fought for economic and social justice for the working class. Speaking to our elected officials in Olympia, to close tax loop holes, fully fund education and pass a cost of living increase. We must protect essential public services, for seniors, veterans and our disabled.
I currently negotiate school district and local government contracts. My husband and I care for our parents and know the challenges caregivers' face. I bring my life's experience to the job and hope you will vote for me to be your voice in Olympia. All of us working together can make change.