Councilmember Lisa Herbold's Staff

Newell Aldrich

Newell Aldrich

Legislative Assistant

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I'm a Seattle-area native and University of Washing graduate, with degrees in Political Science and Spanish. I have lived and worked in Spain and Alaska.

I formerly served as Legislative Aide to City Councilmember Nick Licata. My areas of focus included staffing the Finance committee, transportation, budget, utilities, neighborhood issues, the minimum wage, marijuana policy, nightlife and music, and environment and sustainability. I also served as public disclosure officer, and staffed issues related to the Council Presidency.When not working, I enjoy soccer, photography, swimming, cycling, and live music.