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Matt Richardson's Biography
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Matt H. Richardson
Spouse: Lisa; 5 Children: Sarah, Catherine, Mary, Luke, Ethan
Education, 2004, Grade Point Average of 3.7
MA, Public Policy, University of Washington, 2003, Grade Point Average of 3.6
BA, International Studies/Russian, University of Washington, 1990, Grade Point Average of 2.8
AA, History, Highline Community College, 1987, Grade Point Average of 3.0
Council Member, Sumner Council, 2003-present
Vice Chair, Pierce County Regional Council, 2006-2010
Candidate, Washington State Senate, District 31, 2010
Deputy Mayor, Sumner Council, 2006
Chair, Community Development-Sumner, 2008-2010
Policy Advisor, Washington State Legislative Task Force for Rivers, 2009
Chair, Pierce County Rivers Task Force, 2008
Chair, Public Works-Sumner, 2004-2008
Vice-Chair, Puyallup River Task Force, 2007
Vice Chair, Planning Commission-Sumner, 1998-2003
Commissioner, LTAC-City of Fife, 1997
Teacher, Wahelut Indian School, 2007-present
Professor, United States Navy, 2004-present
Executive Director, Daffodil Festival, 1998-2000
Congressional Staffer, United States House, 1996-1998
Senate Aide, Washington State Senate, 1995
Analyst, Washington State House, 1994
Public Affairs Director, Second Amendment Foundation, 1993
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Paul Bunyan Sportsman's Club, 2009-present
Vice President, South Sound Ronald Reagan Republican Club, 2005-present
Member, Sumner Sportsman's Club, 2005-present
Member, National Rifle Association, 2003-present
Chair, 31st District for Dino Rossi, 2004-2008
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