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Mark Miloscia

A candidate for State Representative Pos. 1, Legislative District 30 in the 2010 Washington Primary Election

Party: Democrat

Age: 61

City: Federal Way, WA

Occupation: Social worker, legislator

Education: Graduated from Francis Lewis High school in Flushing, New York in 1976. Earned bachelor’s degree in engineering at the Air Force Academy. Earned master’s in business administration at the University of North Dakota. Earned master’s in clinical psychology from Chapman University.

Work experience: Served in Air Force from 1976-1990; was a B-52 pilot and contract manager for Boeing’s B-1 program while in the military. Worked in management at Tacoma Goodwill for eight years in the 1990s. Served briefly as the interim executive director of Federal Way Youth and Family Services in 2000. Substitute teacher at Auburn School District. Former substitute teacher for Federal Way Public Schools and the Seattle Catholic Archdiocese

Political experience: Elected state senator in 2014 as a Republican. Served as state representative as a Democrat from 1999 until 2013. Served as chairman of the Senate Committee on Accountability and Reform. Served as commissioner of the Lakehaven Utility District in late 1990s.

Family: Married. Has three children.

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On this race:

Elected Experience: Commissioner, Lakehaven Utility District, 95-99; State Representative, 99-present

Other Professional Experience: Substitute Teacher for the FW Public Schools and the Catholic Archdiocese; volunteer Examiner (auditor) for the Baldrige National Quality Program. Formerly, served as a USAF B-52 Pilot and a Tacoma Goodwill Director managing three small businesses.

Education: BS, Engineering, USAF Academy; MBA, University of ND; MS, Clinical Psychology, Chapman University

Community Service: FW Boys and Girls Club Board, Friends of the Hylebos Advisory Board, St. Vincent’s Marriage Renewal Team Member. Formerly, a Lake Dolloff PTA Vice-President and a volunteer for FW Community Caregiving Network serving meals to those in need.

Statement: Mark Miloscia is running for re-election to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of governments and schools.  Mark opposed all tax increases because he believes true reform, accountability, and sustainable budgets must come first, before raising taxes. Mark passed significant reform legislation and succeeded in mandating quality and performance assessments for all agencies. Unfortunately, the Governor vetoed it after the session.

As a parent, grandparent, and volunteer, Mark understands that education, quality jobs, and strong communities must be our top priorities. There's more to do. We can trust Mark to fight the unproductive politicians and interests in Olympia.

Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Mark Miloscia (D) 12,261 57.57 %
Shawn Sullivan (R) 9,038 42.43 %

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