Elected Experience: WA State Representative 10th District, 2008-Present; Member South Whidbey School Board 1991-1995; President, South Whidbey School Board 1994
Other Professional Experience: Recognized for a spectrum of sound policy outcomes including legislation addressing government accountability and reform, privacy and data protection, and sustainable environmental stewardship. Special Assistant to Congressman Jack Metcalf; Director of Operations-Global Seascapes; Director of Communications-CRISTA; Director of Programs-CRISTA Senior Community; Writer, Operations Manager-Lindsay Communications
Education: BA Theology, Puget Sound Christian College; Legislative Energy Horizon Institute Energy Policy Planning Program Graduate
Community Service: Military and Emergency Medical Services family; Church and Community Activities; Young Adult Mentor; Family Central
Statement: It's an honor to serve as your State Representative. Your stories inspire me to be a determined, effective advocate for you and our communities. My bipartisan leadership in reform and finding sound solutions to challenges is born out of our deeply held American value: Government and the political process belong to us, the people.
I'll continue to champion limited, effective government and sustainable budgets. Preparing our students to succeed with quality education, keeping our communities safe and caring for our most vulnerable are essential priorities. I remain committed to giving you my best, everyday. I ask for your vote.