Elected Experience: WA State Representative 10th District, 2008-Present; Member South Whidbey School Board from 1991-1995-President 1994.
Other Professional Experience: Awards, recognitions and endorsements by public safety groups, farming groups, employment for the disabled advocates, statewide and small business organizations, environmental stewardship advocates. Special Assistant to Congressman Jack Metcalf; Writer, Operations Manager-Lindsay Communications; Communications Director-CRISTA; Programs Director-CRISTA Senior Community; Operations Director-Global Seascapes; Appointment-WA State Representative, 10th District, January 2008
Education: BA Theology, Puget Sound Christian College
Community Service: Board Member, "Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship"; Military and Emergency Medical Services Family; Church and Community Activities; Young Adult Mentor; Family Central.
Statement: It is an honor to serve as your State Representative. Your stories inspire me to be a determined, effective advocate for the people of the 10th district and the issues important to you. These are serious times, but working respectfully together, we can forge an economic climate that promotes job creation and offers a brighter future for all Washingtonians.
I’ll continue to champion responsible budgets, and limited, more effective government, holding it accountable to you. We must prepare our students to succeed, keep our communities safe and care for our most vulnerable with unwavering commitment. I ask for your vote.