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Joseph Zarelli's Biography
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Joseph P. Zarelli
Wife: Tani; 4 Children
AAS, Clark College
Senator, Washington State Senate, 1996-2012
Republican Leader, Washington State Senate, 2005
Majority Leader, Washington State Senate, 2003
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Washington, District 3, 2002
Member, Caseload Forecast Council
Member, Economic and Revenue Forecast Council
Member, State Actuary Appointment Committee
Member, State and Local Government Senior Advisory Committee, Homeland Security Advisory Council
Member, State Expenditure Limit Committee
Member, State Investment Board
Chair, Senate Ways and Means Committee, 2004
Vice Chair, Majority Caucus, Washington State Senate, 2003
Vice Chair, Republican Caucus, Washington State Senate, 2001-2003
Chair, Senate Capital Budget Subcommittee, 2003
Vice-Chair, Senate Ways and Means Committee, 2003
President, JP Zarelli, Incorporated, Current
United States Navy, 1982-1989
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Clark County Foster Parent, 1986-present
Member, Columbia River Chapter, American Society for Industrial Security
Member, Rotary International
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