A candidate for Millwood City Council, position 3, City of Millwood in the 2019 Washington General Election, Nov. 5
City: Millwood, Washington
Education: Graduated from Ferris High School in 1977 and earned a teaching degree from Eastern Washington University in 1986, followed by a master’s degree in education in 1993. She graduated from Gonzaga Law School in 2003.
Work experience: Worked as an administrative law judge for eight years and currently works for the Office of Administrative Hearings in Spokane Valley.
Political experience: Appointed to her current position on the Millwood City Council in early 2018.
Family: Married to Tonie McLachlan.
Longtime area resident Kate McLachlan is facing off against newcomer Ed Mack in the race for a Millwood City Council seat in November. McLachlan, who works as an administrative law judge, has lived in Millwood for the past three years but grew up in Spokane. She was appointed to the Millwood City Council to fill a vacant seat in early 2018.