Elected Experience: Elected 41st District State Representative. Deputy Majority Leader for Education & Opportunity; Education Policy; Education Appropriations; Rules; Community, Economic Development & Housing committees. Quality Education Council co-chair. Previously elected Renton School Board Director, Legislative Representative to Washington School Directors Association.
Other Professional Experience: Successful business owner, 23 years, Marcie Maxwell & Lisa Lam, Realtors. Prior career, banking branch management.
Education: Highline College; Seattle Public Schools K-12.
Community Service: Rotary Club, Past President; Renton Chamber, Past Chairman; PTA Council, Past President; Renton Community Foundation, co-founder. Bellevue, Mercer Island, Newcastle, Chinese, Renton, Issaquah, Sammamish Chambers; Washington Business Alliance. Jobs for Washington Graduates and STEM Network. Maiden Name: Halela.
Statement: An experienced education leader, business owner, and mom, Marcie Maxwell is a champion for public schools, good jobs, and accountable government. Marcie worked to grow jobs, encourage innovation, ensure a skilled workforce in aerospace, technology, small business. She prioritized K-12 and higher education funding, preventing more cuts in balancing the budget. Marcie knows our kids must be prepared to compete in the global economy, and quality educators are vital in every classroom.
Honored as Citizen of the Year, Washington State PTA "Friend of Children", Washington Education "Friend of Education". Supported by Conservation Voters, League of Education Voters, NARAL, Washington Nurses.