Elected Experience: 2010 Elected Washington State Representative - 42nd Legislative District
Other Professional Experience: Small business owner and general contractor, Katadoxa Enterprises DBA Dutchman Construction; Ranking Assistant, Business and Financial Services House Committee; House Republican Member, State Building Code Council
Education: Graduate Lynden Christian High School; Attended classes at TWU, ITT Tech and PCC; Graduate Bellingham Technical College - Electronics Technologies
Community Service: Whatcom Young Professionals, Lynden Chamber of Commerce, Northwest Business Club, Lynden Toastmasters, Starfish Ministries, North County CTK Church
Statement: I am honored to have served the last two years as your representative in Whatcom County. I have worked hard to provide effective leadership and understand the needs and values we all share. I have fought to decrease unemployment, strengthen our local businesses, farms and communities and have been an outspoken advocate for higher education. I have supported legislation to reduce burdensome regulations, provide water rights flexibility and increase student involvement in education governance.
I will continue, with your support, to be a leader who prioritizes the needs of Whatcom County and ensures that your voice is heard in Olympia.