Rep. Brandy Donaghy is a Navy veteran who worked on aviation weapons and weapon systems on F/A-18 and A-6 aircraft. After her service, she received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from UW-Bothell and has worked in real estate, IT, and other fields. Donaghy is a community educator, organizer and volunteer, serves on a number of local and regional Boards and committees and as a trustee at her church. She is involved in Emergency Preparedness training and is CERT certified. She lives in unincorporated Snohomish County with her husband, their children, two dogs and a lizard.