Elected Officials

Federal Level

At the federal level, the 45th is represented by the President and Vice President of the United States, Washington’s two U.S. Senators, and two of Washington’s ten U.S. Representatives, who represent congressional districts that overlap with the 45th.

  • President Donald Trump (R)
  • Vice President Mike Pence (R)
  • Senator Patty Murray (D)
  • Senator Maria Cantwell (D)
  • U.S. Representative Suzan DelBene (D, 1st Congressional District)
  • U.S. Representative Dave Reichert (R, 8th Congressional District)

The House Democratic Caucus and Senate Democratic Caucus maintain their own websites.

State Level

At the state level, the 45th is represented by the Governor of Washington and eight other executive department officials elected to four year terms in presidential election years, along with three state legislators elected to terms of two and four years and nine Supreme Court justices elected to six year terms.

Executive Elected leaders

  • Governor Jay Inslee (D)
  • Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib (D)
  • Secretary of State Kim Wyman (R)
  • Attorney General Bob Ferguson (D)
  • Treasurer Duane Davidson (R)
  • Auditor Pat McCarthy (D)
  • Lands Commissioner Hilary Franz (D)
  • Insurance Commissioner Mike Kriedler (D)
  • State Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal

Legislators

  • State Senator Dino Rossi (R)
  • State Representative Larry Springer (D)
  • State Representative Roger Goodman (D)

Supreme Court Justices

  • Chief Justice Barbara Madsen
  • Associate Chief Justice Charles Johnson
  • Justice Susan Owens
  • Justice Mary Fairhurst
  • Justice Debra Stephens
  • Justice Charles Wiggins
  • Justice Steven González
  • Justice Sheryl Gordon McCloud
  • Justice Mary Yu

County Level

At the county level, the 45th is represented by several executive officials, two county councilmembers, and dozens of Superior and District Court judges directly elected by the people. All county leaders are elected to four-year terms.

  • Executive Dow Constantine (D)
  • Assessor John Wilson
  • Director of Elections Sherril Huff
  • Sheriff John Urquhart
  • County Councilmember Kathy Lambert (R, District 3)
  • County Councilmember Claudia Balducci (D, District 6)
  • Superior Court: 52 elected judges

Port Level

All of King County falls within the jurisdiction of the Port of Seattle. The 45th is represented by five nonpartisan port commissioners, all elected to four-year terms.

  • Courtney Gregoire
  • Stephanie Bowman
  • John Creighton
  • Tom Albro
  • Fred Felleman

City Level

There are five cities partially or wholly within the 45th District: Kirkland, Redmond, Woodinville, Sammamish, and Duvall.

City of Kirkland

City Hall: 123 Fifth Avenue
Kirkland, WA 98033-6189

Phone: (425) 587-3001
Fax: (425) 587-3019
TTY/TTD: (425) 587-3111

Email: citycouncil@kirklandwa.gov

Councilmembers

  • Mayor Amy Walen* (term expires 2017)
  • Deputy Mayor Jay Arnold (term expires 2017)
  • Jon Pascal (term expires 2017)
  • Penny Sweet (term expires 2017)
  • Toby Nixon (term expires 2019)
  • Dave Asher (term expires 2019)
  • Doreen Marchione (term expires 2017)

*Kirkland uses the council-manager form of government. The mayor and deputy mayor are members of the city council. The city is run by a professional administrator.

Meetings

1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 7:30 PM at City Hall. Study sessions are held at 6 PM prior to regular meetings.

City of Redmond

City Hall: 15670 NE 85th Street
Redmond, WA 98052

Mailing address
PO Box 97010
Redmond, WA 98073-9710

Phone: (425) 556-2900
Fax: (425) 556-2198

Email: MayorCouncil@redmond.gov

Mayor and Council

  • Mayor John Marchione (term expires 2019)
  • Council President Dayle (Hank) Margeson (term expires 2019)
  • Hank Myers (term expires 2019)
  • Byron Shutz (term expires 2017)
  • Angela Birney (term expires 2019)
  • John Stilin (term expires 2017)
  • David Carson (term expires 2019)
  • Tanika Kumar Padhye (term expires 2017)

Meetings

1st & 3rd Tuesdays. Study Sessions 2nd & 4th Tuesdays at 7:30 PM at City Hall.

City of Sammamish

City Hall: 801 228th Avenue SE
Sammamish, WA 98075

Phone: 425-295-0500
Fax: 425-295-0600

Email: citycouncil@ci.sammamish.wa.us

Councilmembers

  • Mayor Don Gerend* (term expires 2017)
  • Deputy Mayor Bob Keller (term expires 2017)
  • Tom Hornish (term expires 2019)
  • Kathleen Huckabay (term expires 2017)
  • Christie Malchow (term expires 2019)
  • Tom Odell (term expires 2017)
  • Ramiro Valderrama (term expires 2019)

*Sammamish uses the council-manager form of government. The mayor and deputy mayor are members of the city council. The city is run by a professional administrator.

Meetings

1st Tuesday and 3rd Monday at 6:30 p.m., study session on 2nd Tuesday. Meetings are held in the City Hall Council Chambers.

City of Woodinville

City Hall: 17301 133rd Avenue NE
Woodinville, WA 98072

Phone: (425) 489-2700
Fax: (425) 489-2705

Email: citycouncil@ci.woodinville.wa.us

Councilmembers

  • Mayor Bernie Talmas* (term expires 2017)
  • Deputy Mayor James Evans (term expires 2017)
  • Paula Waters (term expires 2017)
  • Les Rubstello (term expires 2019)
  • Elaine Cook (term expires 2019)
  • Susan Boundy-Sanders (term expires 2017)
  • Al Taylor (term expires 2019)

*Woodinville uses the council-manager form of government. The mayor and deputy mayor are members of the city council. The city is run by a professional administrator.

Meetings

1st, 2nd, & 3rd Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.

School District Level

Three school districts are located partially or wholly within the 45th District.

Lake Washington School District

The LWSD School Board consists of five board members. Each board position is elected for a four-year term. Board members must live in the district assigned to their specific board seat. Despite the geographic distribution of the director seats, each member is elected by all voters and is responsible for the entire district. LWSD serves Kirkland, Redmond, and Sammamish.

Northshore School District

The Northshore School Board consists of five board members and a secretary. Each board position is elected for a four-year term on a staggered basis. NSD serves Woodinville, Bothell, Kenmore, and surrounding areas.

Riverview School District

The Riverview School Board consists of five board members. Each board position is elected for a four-year term on a staggered basis. RSD serves Duvall, Carnation, and surrounding communities.