Endorsements

I am so honored to have public support in the form of endorsements from so many people and organizations I admire. If you are still making up your mind about who to vote for, please reach out to the people below to ask why they have chosen to support me!

Elected Leaders

  • Jeanne Kohl-Welles, King County Councilmember, District 4; former Washington State Senator, 36th legislative district
  • Reuven Carlyle, Washington State Senator, 36th legislative district since 2009
  • Jamie Pedersen, Washington State Senator, 43rd legislative district since 2013
  • Gerry Pollet, Washington State Representative, 46th legislative district since 2011 
  • Cindy Ryu, Washington State Representative, 32nd legislative district since 2011
  • Bruce Harrell, former Seattle City Council President and Interim Mayor
  • Andrew Lewis, Seattle City Council Member for District 7 – Pioneer Square to Magnolia 
  • Lisa Rivera-Smith, current Seattle School Board Director
  • Betty Patu, former Seattle School Board President
  • Eden Mack, former Seattle School Board Director
  • Sue Peters, former Seattle School Board President
  • Michael DeBell, former Seattle School Board President
  • Kay Smith-Blum, former Seattle School Board President
  • Rick Burke, former Seattle School Board Vice President

Community Leaders

  • Summer Stinson, co-founder and past president of Washington’s Paramount Duty
  • Robert Cruickshank, Washington’s Paramount Duty Board Director
  • Dr. Michele Anciaux Aoki, International Education Program Supervisor, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Melissa Westbrook, Education Advocate
  • Kathleen Smith, Education Advocate
  • Hyeok Kim, former Deputy Mayor, City of Seattle
  • Juan Pablo Recinos, former Secretary, Seattle Council PTSA

  • Antoinette Angulo, former President, John Stanford International School PTSA and Director at University of Washington’s Latino Center for Health  
  • Nekole Shapiro, former President, McDonald International School PTSA
  • Nick Bonazza, 34th District Democrats PCO
  • Margaret Chasan, former educator
  • Joseph Rockne, past president of Families with Children from China and the current Chair of the King County Bar Association Solo and Small Firm Section

My Local School Community

The support of my JSIS community is extremely important to me, as it is this group that inspired me to run. Thank you!

  • Hermann Calabria, Treasurer, John Stanford International School PTSA
  • Margaret Holt, Board Director, John Stanford International School PTSA

  • Lisa Bowie, Board Director, John Stanford International School PTSA
  • Abby Crossen, former Treasurer, John Stanford International School PTSA
  • Travis Jo Culfley, Board Director, John Stanford International School PTSA
  • Hem Nalini Morzaria Luna, former President, John Stanford International School PTSA 
  • Yomara Gomez, Board Director, John Stanford International School PTSA

Join us!

If you would like to add your name to the list, please click the button below to send me an email!

Please help

While the most important thing I need is your vote, getting endorsements and donations helps me get the message out and build more support for the issues we care about. Thank you in advance!