Executive Board

The 45th’s leadership team consists of the following individuals democratically elected by the precinct committee officers of the 45th District Democrats and those appointed by our chair.

Elected Officers

Chair Ken Albinger
First Vice Chair Kitty McClaire
Second Vice Chair David Williams
State Committee Member (female) Cat Williams
State Committee Member (male) Andrew Villeneuve
King County Delegate (female) Annette Hamilton
King County Delegate (male) Josh Vaughn
King County Delegate Alternate (female) Victoria Orcutt
King County Delegate Alternate (male) Tom Johnston
King County Young Democrats Representative Rio Fernandes
King County Young Democrats Alternate Josh Vaughn
Secretary Michael VanBemmel
Treasurer Shawn Roland

Committee Chairs

Standing Committees

Communications Chair Liz VanBemmel
Data Management Chair Priscilla O’Leary
Fundraising Chair Tom Johnston
Labor Relations Chair Carl Schwartz
Membership Chair Tom Johnston*
Outreach Chair Jeanne Large
PCO Support Chair David Williams

Temporary Committees (Non-voting Positions)

Bylaws and Rules Committee Chair Nicolas Duchastel de Montrouge
Caucus Credentials Committee Chair Robin Barnes
Caucus Rules Committee Chair Andrew Villeneuve
Caucus Platform and Resolutions Committee Chair Shawn Roland
Endorsements Committee Chair David Williams
Events and Logistics Committee Chair David Williams
Legislative Action Committee Co-Chairs Mary Oemig
Tessa Holmes

*Temporary appointment. We are seeking a permanent chair. Learn more about our leadership roles.