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Gary Alexander
Thurston County Auditor

  Gary Alexander is currently serving as the Thurston County Auditor. Previously, Gary was the Deputy Auditor of Finance beginning July 2000.  He is also a State Representative for the 2nd Legislative District, serving as the Ranking Republican Member of the House Appropriations Committee. Gary is a graduate of the University of Washington and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma. He has extensive experience in both the private and public sectors, including employment with the state government, Boeing, Philip Services, and Behavioral Health Services.

Gary is involved with various civic organizations. He is a past board member of the Washington State Employees Credit Union and is a current board member of the Thurston County Boys and Girls Club.  He is also a board member of the Washington State Historical Society, on the advisory board for the Washington Small Business Development Council, and the Washington State Gambling Commission.
Gary Alexander
  Gary is a former Olympia Port Commissioner and has been serving in the Washington State House of Representatives since 1996.  He is active in the North Thurston Kiwanis, the advisory board of the Pacific Lutheran UniversitySchool of Business, and the Capital Campus Design Advisory Committee.

During Gary’s tenure, the Auditor’s Office has won four National Achievement Awards for significant innovations in county government and eight Government Finance Officers Association Certificates of Achievement for excellence in financial reporting.

Gary is a native Washingtonian. He was born in Seattle and moved to Thurston County in 1971. Gary and his wife Donna live in Thurston County with their two small dogs, Sophie (Maltese) and Molly (Yorkie). In addition to spending time with his family and friends, Gary enjoys golfing, fishing, traveling, and listening to books on audio tapes.
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