Terms of Office for Elected Officials

Executive
Mayor

Jenny A. Durkan
Elected 11/2017
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2021

Legislative
City Council

Position 1: District 1
Lisa Herbold
Elected 11/2015
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2019
Position 2: District 2
Bruce Harrell, Council President
Elected 11/2015
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2019
Position 3: District 3
Kshama Sawant
Elected 11/2015
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2019
Position 4: District 4
Alex Pedersen
Elected 11/2019
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2023
Position 5: District 5
Debora Juarez
Elected 11/2015
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2019
Position 6: District 6
Mike O'Brien
Elected 11/2015
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2019
Position 7: District 7
Sally Bagshaw
Elected 11/2015
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2019
Position 8: At-large
Teresa Mosqueda
Elected 11/2017
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2021
Position 9: At-large
M. Lorena González
Elected 11/2017
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2021

District 4 Councilmember Rob Johnson resigned on April 5, 2019. Abel Pacheco was appointed on April 22, 2019, to complete Johnson's term. Councilmember Alex Pedersen took office early on November 26, 2019.

Law
City Attorney

Pete Holmes
Elected 11/2017
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2021

Judicial
Municipal Court

Judge
Faye Chess
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022
Judge
Andrea Chin
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022
Judge
Anita Crawford-Willis
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022
Judge
Adam Eisenberg
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022
Judge
Willie Gregory
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022
Presiding Judge
Ed McKenna
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022
Judge
Damon Shadid
Elected 11/2018
Term length: 4 years
Term Expires: 12/2022

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