SDC Staff

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Administration

Paulette Avalos
Chief of Staff
360.786.7342

Heather Lewis-Lechner
Leadership Counsel
360.786.7813

Coco Chang
Liaison to Member Offices
360.786.7845

Communications

Aaron Wasser
Communications Director
360.786.7333
Sens. Billig, Conway, Das

Chris West
Deputy Communications Director
360.786.7328
Sens. Billig, Carlyle, Pedersen, Rolfes

Alex Bond
Communications Specialist
360.786.2369
Sens. Frame, Mullet, Shewmake

Simrun Chhabra
Communications Specialist
360.786.7535
Sens. Hunt, Nguyen, Nobles, Trudeau
Members of Color Caucus

Kenneth Fockele
Senior Communications Specialist
360.786.7013
Sens. Dhingra, Frockt, KeiserStanford

Sam Gutierrez
Communications Specialist
360.786.7477
Sens. Kuderer, LovickWellman

Olivia Heersink
Communications Specialist
Sens. Kauffman, Randall, Robinson
LGBTQ Caucus

Courtney James
Communications Specialist
360.786.7853
Sens. Hasegawa, Liias, Lovelett, Wilson
LGBTQ Caucus

Christian Lamas
Communications Specialist
Sen. Saldaña, Salomon, Valdez
Members of Color Caucus

Rick Manugian
Senior Communications Specialist
360.786.7569
Sens. Cleveland, Salomon, Van De Wege

Policy

Matt Bridges
Senior Fiscal Analyst
360.786.7367
Ways & Means
Operating Budget; Revenue; Pensions; Redistricting

Karolyn Kukoski
Policy Counsel
360.786.7326
Housing & Local Government

Heather Lewis-Lechner
Leadership Counsel
360.786.7813
Early Learning & K-12 Education
Rules
Appointments

Hannah McCarty
Senior Policy Counsel
360.786.7330
Transportation,
Transportation Budget