Susan Swanson announced her campaign for the State House from the 7th Legislative District.
“We have seen too many votes from our current representative that would hurt kids and families in our district and our state. I’m running to ensure our public schools and the support system around them is strong for all our children,” said Susan Swanson.
Susan served in the United States Navy and then was employed for 27 years as a federal civil servant. This career includes work with the Department of Navy's Fifth Naval District in Norfolk, VA at their Fire Alarm Headquarters and the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) where Susan and her husband were also involved in educating the children of military members, civilians, and contractors stationed overseas. Susan lived abroad for 22 years in Italy, Germany, Guam, Japan, and Puerto Rico.
Susan has been involved with The Pioneer Women's Club, Rotary International as a donor and volunteer, supporter and donor to the Omak Performing Arts Center (PAC) and the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus.
Susan is the former chair of the Okanogan Democrats and lives in Omak with her husband.