2016 Campaign Kickoff
I'm excited to kickoff my 2016 re-election campaign! I'll be traveling across the state in April and want to invite you to join me for our Breakfast Kickoff in a city near you.
2016 Legislative Session Begins
I hope you and your family had a wonderful holiday season. The Legislature is back in Olympia and we are working on some exciting bills related to elections, voter registration and corporations. Check back here for updates on our progress.
We are updating our webpage and will be back soon with information on how you can be part of Team Wyman 2016.
Happy New Year!
Kim Wyman Biography
Kim Wyman, is currently serving her first term as Washington’s 15th Secretary of State. Elected in 2012, she is the second female Secretary of State in Washington history, the second Republican woman elected to statewide office in 100 years, and the only woman currently holding statewide executive office in the state. Additionally, she is the only Republican statewide office holder on the entire West Coast.
Prior to being sworn into this office, Kim served as the Thurston County Elections Director for nearly a decade before being elected County Auditor in 2001. Kim actively participates in multiple state and national workgroups, which has helped make Washington State a national leader.
Kim is a graduate of California State University, Long Beach and holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Troy State University. She was recently awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Leadership from City University, Seattle. Kim is a member of the Lacey Rotary Club, serves on the boards of the Washington State Historical Society, the Jennifer Dunn Leadership Institute, YMCA Youth and Government Program and TVW, and takes part in numerous civic activities.
Secretary Wyman leads one of the most diverse offices in state government. She promotes civility and civic engagement and is committed to connecting people with their government. Kim enjoys mentoring students and participates in leadership development organizations. She is an advocate for our military service members, veterans, and their families.
Kim and her husband John came to Washington when he was assigned to the 2nd Ranger Battalion at Fort Lewis after being stationed in Ansbach, Germany. The Wymans reside in Thurston County with their two children.