Elected Experience: Democratic Precinct Committee Officer, past President of the Washington Court Reporters Association & past President of the Washington Freelance Shorthand Reporters Association.
Other Professional Experience: Court Reporter/Small business owner, Roger G. Flygare and Associates, Inc; decorated Vietnam veteran, awarded the Purple Heart in 1970; former machinist/shop steward at Boeing.
Education: AA Degree in Court Reporting & Associate of Arts Degree, Green River Community College.
Community Service: Board Member, Federal Way Community Action Team (anti-human trafficking); Board Member, Federal Way Farmer’s Market; former Advisory Board member, Green River Community College; Former Advisory Board member, Bates Vocational Technical School; former Board Member, Steel Lake Little League.
Statement: A small business owner, decorated veteran, and longtime community volunteer, Roger Flygare has built a reputation as a leader who rejects partisan politics to bring people together, find common ground, and get things done!
In this crucial time, we simply can’t afford to keep playing politics as usual. As your representative, Roger will use the skills that have made him a successful employer to work to solve the issues that we all face every day. He is ready to go to Olympia to fight for increased government transparency, improved school funding, better transportation options, and a vibrant local economy.