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Dan P. Swecker
Wife: Debby; 4 Children: Jenny, Joel, Devin, Amy
AA, Tacoma Community College
Attended, University of Washington
BA, Cooperative Education, Evergreen State College, 1973
Fire Commissioner, Thurston County, District 1
Candidate, Washington State Senate, District 20, 2012
Minority Caucus Vice Chair, Washington State Senate, 2011-2012
Senator, Washington State Senate, 1995-2012
Assistant Majority Whip, Washington State Senate, 1997-1998
Appointed, Washington State Senate, January 1995
Member, Funding of State Parks and Outdoor Recreation Task Force
Member, Joint Recycling Task Force
Member, Joint Task Force on Land Use and Economic Development
Member, Water Rights Fee Task Force, 1993
Owner/Operator, Swecker Salmon Farm
Secretary/Treasurer, Washington Fish Growers Association
Warrant Officer, United States Army, 1966-1969
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Advisory Board, Land Use Planning
Member, Advisory Board, Model Toxics
Member/President, American Salmon Growers Association
Member, Board of Trustees, Nature Conservancy of Washington
Former Chair, Centralia Christian School
Board Member, Centralia Christian School
Board Member, Crossroads Church
Member, Farm Bureau
Member, Lake Health Planning Board
Member, National Rifle Association (NRA)
Volunteer Firefighter, Thurston District
Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars
Member, Vietnam Helicopter Pilots' Association
Former Member, Washington Fish Growers Association
Representative, Washington State, National Association of State Aquaculture Coordinators
Member, Washington Water Policy Alliance, 1994
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