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) Bethany Ionta
King County Delegate (male) Michael VanBemmel
King County Delegate Alternate (female) Victoria Orcutt
King County Delegate Alternate (male) Josh Vaughn
King County Young Democrats Representative Rio Fernandes
King County Young Democrats Alternate Josh Vaughn
Secretary Vacant
Treasurer Shawn Roland

Committee Chairs

Standing Committees

Communications Chair Liz VanBemmel
Data Management Chair Priscilla O’Leary
Labor Relations Chair Carl Schwartz
Membership Chair Ed Hodapp
Outreach Chair Jeanne Large
PCO Support Chair David Williams

Temporary Committees (Non-voting Positions)

Endorsements Chair David Williams
Legislative Action Chair Mary Oemig
Resistance Committee Chair Josh Vaughn

Considering running for a leadership team role in one of our committees? Want to learn more about our committees? Learn more.