Position No. 3, Term 2019
Wendy was elected to Mercer Island City Council in 2015 and started her 4 year term on January 4, 2016. Before joining the Council, Wendy served on the Mercer Island Utility Board for five years and was a member of the Town Center Visioning Group in 2014 and 2015. Over the years, Wendy has been active in the PTAs at Island Park Elementary, Islander Middle School, and Mercer Island High School where she now serves on the Executive Committee. She holds a Masterís degree in Public Administration from the UW Evans School of Public Policy and recently completed the 2-year Leadership Eastside program.
In her professional life, Wendy has over 15 years of public relations experience facilitating and leading community engagement programs for private companies and nonprofit organizations. She is currently the King County Community Outreach Manager at Puget Sound Energy and is a board member of EarthShare Washington. Wendy and her husband, Aric, have lived on the Island for over 10 years and are now enjoying parenting two teenagers attending Mercer Island High School.
(Elected 11/2015, Current Term 1/2016 - 12/2019)
Eastside Transportation Partnership
King County Emergency Management Advisory Committee
King Conservation District Advisory Committee
Mercer Island PTA Advocacy Committee
City Council Committees
Boards & Commissions Appointment Process Ad Hoc Committee
Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Financial Challenges Public Engagement Ad Hoc Committee
Address & Contact Information
9611 SE 36th Street
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone: (206) 275-7992