Citizens to elect DIANA WILHITE |  4th District State Representative | P.O. Box 14932 | Spokane Valley, Washington | 99214-0932
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BA in History – University of Maryland

Post Graduate Studies in Political Science – University of Illinois/Springfield

Professional   History:           

Partner, Safeguard Northwest Business Printing & Promotional Products


Council Member, City of Spokane Valley 2002-2009

Mayor, City of Spokane Valley 2005-2007

Deputy Mayor, City of Spokane Valley 2002-2004

Current Leadership Involvement:   

Spokane Valley Fire Department Civil Service Commission – Commissioner

National Federation of Independent Business – WA State Leadership Council

Spokane Area Workforce Development Council – Board Member

Honorary Commanders/Eagles of Fairchild Air Force Base – Member

Community Activities:

Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce – Treasurer 2011-2013 Group Health Standing Nominating Committee – Member 2011-2013 SRTC Transportation Advisory Council – Chair 2011-2012 Spokane Home Builders Association – Member 2007-2010 United Way of Spokane County Board – 2004-2010 Association of Washington Cities Board of Directors – 2008-2009 Spokane Regional Transportation Council – Vice Chair 2009 National League of Cities – Transportation Policy Committee Member 2004-2008 Spokane Area Economic Development Council – Executive Board Member 2005-2007 National Association of Women Business Owners – National Public Policy Council – 2001-2005  Inland Power & Light Company – Board of Trustees 1992-2001 Spokane Regional Chamber of Commerce – Public Policy Chair 1999 Washington State 4-H Foundation Board – 1992-1999 SCORE Regional Women Business Owners Coordinator – 1994-1998 U.S. Air Force civic leader tour 1988 and 1997 United Way of Spokane County – Loaned Executive 1994 Washington State Family Independent Program Advisory Board – 1991-1993; Chair 1992-1993 Spokane County 4-H Leader – 1988-1992 Spokane Area Chamber of Commerce State & Federal Government Committee –1987-1992; Chair 1990-1991   Central Valley School District Committee on Student Housing – 1986-1988 and 1991; Chair 1991 Toastmasters CTM degree 1991 American Association of University Women 1974-1990, Spokane Valley Branch President – 1985-1988 Spokane Area Chamber of Commerce – Board of Trustees 1986-1989 Eastern Washington University Business Advisory Council 1980-1989; Chair 1983-1984 Washington State Chiropractic Disciplinary Board – 1983-1988 Spokesman Review Advisory Council – 1985-1988 Central Valley School District Bond Election Committee – 1988 Spokane County Citizen’s Committee for a Valley Sewer – 1983-1985 Graduate of Leadership Spokane - 1984


2011 - Volunteer of the Year by the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce 2010 – Service Award by the Spokane Valley Fire Department 2008 - NFIB Small Business Champion Award/State of Washington 2007 - Citizen of the Year Award by the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce 1998 - Women in Business Advocate of the Year for Region X by the U.S. Small Business Administration 1993 - Outstanding Community Service by the Spokane Area Chamber of Commerce 1985 - Spokane County Civic Achievement Award
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