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 Annette Hamilton
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) Benjamin Berry
King County Delegate Alternate (female) Karen Howe
King County Delegate Alternate (male) Judson Crane
King County Young Democrats Representative Rio Fernandes
King County Young Democrats Alternate Evan Faas
Secretary Michael VanBemmel
Treasurer Shawn Roland

Committee Chairs

Standing Committees

Communications Chair Liz VanBemmel
Data Management Chair Jodie Hastings
Fundraising Chair Tom Johnston
Labor Relations Chair Carl Schwartz
Membership Chair Tom Johnston*
Outreach Chair Jeanne Large
PCO Support Chair David Williams

Temporary Committees  & Other Non-Voting Positions

Bylaws and Rules Committee Chair Nicolas Duchastel de Montrouge
Endorsements Committee Chair David Williams
Events and Logistics Committee Chair Vacant
Legislative Action Committee Co-Chairs Mary Oemig
Tessa Holmes
Sergeant-at-Arms Benjamin Berry

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