A candidate for State Representative Pos. 1, Legislative District 29 in the 2010 Washington General Election
Elected Experience: Tacoma City Council 2001-2009
Other Professional Experience: Safe Streets Campaign Youth Program Coordinator; City of Tacoma representative to the Puget Sound Economic Development District Committee, Tacoma/Pierce County Board of Health and the Family Justice Center.
Education: B.A., Pacific Lutheran University; Master of Social Work, University of Washington
Community Service: Past president of Baker Middle School PTA; co-founder and board member of Alliance for Youth of Pierce County and Communities In Schools – Tacoma; co-founder of the South End Neighbors for Family Safety and Tacoma 360, a consortium between Tacoma schools and municipalities improving services provided to students.
Statement: Connie Ladenburg listens to our community's ideas and gets results. As the candidate with the most experience, Connie has a record of combating crime and creating jobs. Connie believes every citizen willing to work deserves the dignity of a family wage job. She will fight for local jobs and safe, livable neighborhoods. Without safe streets, we cannot attract new businesses needed for our economic recovery.
As a mother and grandmother, Connie puts family first and will focus on reducing crime, creating jobs and improving schools. Vote for Connie - she listens and gets results for our community.