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November 6, 2013 at 1:30 PM

Inslee adviser Joby Shimomura named new chief of staff

Mary Alice Heuschel is leaving as Gov. Jay Inslee’s chief of staff after roughly a year in the job. Heuschel, who previously worked as superintendent of the Renton School District, will “lead state efforts on an interim basis to implement Results Washington,” the governor’s performance-measurement effort, according to a statement from Inslee’s office. The governor’s senior advisor,…


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January 3, 2013 at 1:15 PM

Gov.-elect Jay Inslee hires longtime political reporter, former Ecology head

Gov.-elect Jay Inslee announced three senior staff hires Thursday afternoon. Ted Sturdevant, who has led the state Department of Ecology for the past three years, will serve as Inslee’s executive director for legislative affairs and policy, according to a news release. David Postman, a longtime state political reporter, will be the office’s executive director of communications….


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