Washington State Senator Doug Ericksen from Ferndale is slated to be keynote speaker at the Kittitas County Lincoln Day Dinner March 11.
Senator Ericksen was recently appointed by Pres. Trump to help reshape the EPA and will act as Communications Director for EPA transition.
Born and raised in Whatcom County, Doug has been in the Olympia scene bringing hometown values and solutions since 1998. After serving six terms in the House, he was elected to the Senate in 2010. Senator Ericksen represents the 42nd District, consisting of the Northwest corner of the state
He has chaired the Senate Energy, Environment and Telecommunications Committee. He also serves on the Health Care, Transportation and Rules Committees. His legislative priorities include providing solutions to keep energy prices low, create jobs and enhance our quality of life.
Doug received a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and a master’s from Western Washington University. He and his wife Tasha, a high-school teacher, are raising their two daughters in Ferndale.
The Kittitas County GOP is fortunate to have a keynote speaker with the Senator’s experience and connection to our presidential administration.