Elected Experience: First-time candidate with a long history of community advocacy.
Other Professional Experience: For 12 years, Debra has worked in South King County for U.S. Representative Adam Smith. Currently, District Director, Debra has worked her way up by holding a variety of roles including community outreach and policy development.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree, Seattle University.
Community Service: Appointed to Renton Technical College Board of Directors by Governor Inslee in 2015. Member of the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle. Previously served on the boards of Neighborhood House and Kent Youth & Family Services.
Statement: I’ve dedicated my career to serving our South King County communities. I believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to succeed. That opportunity starts with strong public schools, a growing economy that supports small businesses, property tax relief, and better transportation systems. I bring the experience necessary to ensure that all of our voices are heard in Olympia.
As your Representative, I’ll work every day to ensure that all of our voices are represented on policies that impact our lives. I ask for your vote. Endorsed by Senator Patty Murray, Congressman Adam Smith, Washington State Labor Council, and many more.