Cindy Ryu

Washington
State House - District 32
Locale: 
King and Snohomish Counties
Type of Seat: 
Open Seat
Year: 
2010
Status: 
Elected
Woman Candidate: 
Woman Candidate
Person of Color: 
Person of Color

Cindy Ryu, a Korean-American, is running for the open House seat in the 32nd district in North King County and South Snohomish County. Cindy holds a MBA from the University of Washington and is active in a number of local community activities, including the local and state Democratic Party organizations, the Asian/Pacific Islander Community and the local business community. We helped Cindy in her race for Shoreline City Council in 2005, where she later became the first Korean-American mayor in the country when she was elected Mayor of Shoreline. Electing Cindy ensures we retain strong, progressive representation in one the most left-leaning districts in the state (democratic performance of 62.9%). She faces one Democrat and one Republican in the primary.