Terry R. Nealey
A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 16 in the 2010 Washington General Election
On this race: Elected Experience: Columbia County Prosecuting Attorney/Coroner, 16 years State Representative, l year
Other Professional Experience: Attorney and co-owner Dayton Title Company, representing individuals, agricultural and business interests, corporations and government entities. He is presently the U.S. Bankruptcy Trustee for the Eastern District of Washington.
Education: Graduated from LaCrosse High School, Washington State University (honored as a Distinguished Military Graduate) and Gonzaga Law School
Community Service: Dayton Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Committee, First Christian Church of Dayton, Dayton Young Life, Touchet Valley Golf Course, Kiwanis Club, Blue Mountain Community Foundation, Columbia County Courthouse Renovation Committee, Cattlemen's Association, Wheat Growers and Columbia County Farm Bureau
Statement: Terry Nealey recently completed his first year as a state representative for the 16th legislative district. Terry is keenly aware of the diversity that exists in the district (Columbia, Walla Walla and portions of Benton and Franklin counties). His committee assignments include Education Appropriations, Technology, Energy and Communications in addition to Transportation and offer him the ability to have a voice on issues of importance to the district.
Washington State is facing another large budget deficit in the 2011-2012 biennium. Terry will make the decisions necessary to balance the budget and regain public confidence.