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Executive Team

The Office of the Governor is led by the governor’s executive team – the eight members are appointed by the Governor. The Chief of Staff is the director of the office. As outlined in the Washington Constitution and Statutes, the team supports the governor by fulfilling a wide range of duties to lead the efforts in the follow through and implementation of the governor’s policy and management initiatives.

Jamila Thomas
Chief of Staff
Kelly Wicker
Kelly Wicker
Deputy Chief of Staff
360-902-4112
Kathryn Leathers
Kathryn Leathers
General Counsel
360-902-4118
Keith Phillips
Keith Phillips
Policy Director
360-902-0645
David Schumacher
David Schumacher
OFM Director
360-902-0526
Drew Shirk
Drew Shirk
Executive Director, Legislative Affairs
360-902-0672
Tara Lee
Tara Lee
Executive Director, Communications
360-902-4136
Nick Streuli
Nick Streuli
Executive Director, External Affairs
360-902-0617