Executive Legislative Assistant
Kathie Davies joined the WR Policy and Government Affairs team in March 2023 as Executive Legislative Assistant reporting to WR’s President & CEO, Renée Sunde. Kathie served in the Washington State Legislature as a Legislative Aid for five years. She worked closely with state executives, agencies, and the public on behalf of the legislature and various stakeholders. Her work included a variety of responsibilities, including detailed and in-depth research, project management, policy proposal development, document control, and communications with media and constituents.
More recently, Kathie served as the Executive Assistant to a state-wide association where she supported executive management, the board of directors, and member committees. She was responsible for coordinating and drafting correspondence and planning association meetings and events.
Kathie’s role as Executive Legislative Assistant is critical to the daily success of the executive management team and the overall mission of WR to provide advocacy for members at all levels of government.