48th Legislative District Team

48th Legislative District Delegation

Sen. Patty Kuderer

Chair, Sen. Housing Stability & Affordability Committee

Senator Kuderer is a mom, attorney, and long-time community advocate. She was first appointed to the House of Representatives in September of 2015 and won her first election to retain the seat the following year. In January 2017, she was again unanimously appointed by the King County Council to fill the vacant Senate seat in the 48th Legislative District. Sen. Kuderer chairs the Senate Housing Stability & Affordability Committee.

Rep. Vandana Slatter

Dr. Vandana Slatter received a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (BSc Pharm) from the University of British Columbia, Canada, a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from the University of Washington, and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington. Her public service activities include advocacy for access to medicine, healthcare, and education.

Rep. Amy Walen

Amy represents the 48th Legislative District, which includes parts of Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland and all of Clyde Hill, Medina, Yarrow Point and Hunts Point. Prior to coming to the Legislature in 2019, Amy served on the Kirkland City Council from 2009 – 2014, until she was selected by her colleagues to serve as Mayor of Kirkland from 2014 – 2019.