A candidate for State Representative Pos. 1, Legislative District 38 in the 2010 Washington Primary Election
On this race: Elected Experience: Four terms in the House of Representatives.
Other Professional Experience: Currently the Senior Economic Development and Public Policy Advisor, Tulalip Board of Directors and State Representative.
Education: Served in the United States Air Force for 20 years, retiring in 1981 with extensive training in computer operations and programming.
Community Service: Active with the United Way, both the National and Snohomish County Boys and Girls clubs, and is on the advisory board for Cascade Land Conservancy. John was named Puget Sound Business Journal “2005 Executive of the Year.” John and Jeannie have been married for 43 years, and have three daughters and nine grandchildren.
Statement: John McCoy is a trusted leader, Air Force veteran, husband and father who fights for our priorities: good jobs, quality schools, and transportation funding. John required greater government efficiency and said no to a sales tax increase - while preserving basic services for children, seniors and the most vulnerable. A leader in economic development, John helped create hundreds of local jobs and invested in Everett Community College.
"I was born and raised in Snohomish County, and am committed to keeping this a great place for my grandchildren and all of our families. I ask for your vote." - John McCoy