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Brady Walkinshaw

Brady Walkinshaw
Member of the Washington House of Representatives
from the 43rd district
Assumed office
January 2014
Preceded by Jamie Pedersen
Personal details
Born (1984-03-26) March 26, 1984
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Micah Horwith
Residence Seattle, Washington
Alma mater Princeton University (B.A.)

Brady Piñero Walkinshaw (born March 26, 1984) is an American politician, who has served in the Washington State House of Representatives since 2014.[1] Walkinshaw represents the 43rd legislative district, which encompasses much of central Seattle.

A Democrat, Walkinshaw was appointed to office in 2013 following the election of Ed Murray as Mayor of Seattle.[2] When Jamie Pedersen assumed Murray's former seat in the Senate, Walkinshaw succeeded Pedersen in the House.[2] Walkinshaw was then elected in 2014.[3]

Walkinshaw is of Cuban American descent, and is openly gay.[4] Walkinshaw previously worked as a program officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He is a graduate of the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.

References

  1. ^ "Seattle Sends A New Face To Olympia - Brady Walkinshaw, 29". KUOW-FM, January 13, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Democrats Choose Rep. Jamie Pedersen To Replace Sen. Ed Murray" KUOW-FM, December 3, 2013.
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  4. ^ "New legislators, old lawmakers in new jobs". Seattle Post-Intelligencer, December 4, 2013.


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