Biography

Rep. Vandana Slatter represents the 48th Legislative district, including parts of Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland and all of Clyde Hill, Medina, Yarrow Point and Hunts Point. She currently serves on the Education Committee, the Health Care and Wellness Committee and the Technology and Economic Development Committee.

Vandana is a health care professional with over 20 years of experience in clinical pharmacy and the biotech industry, with four years on the Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

In addition to her work in health care, Vandana comes to the House having served as a member of the Bellevue City Council, where she supported efforts to improve the health, safety and quality of life for all.

Always deeply involved in her community, Vandana has served as trustee of the Overlake Hospital Foundation and a board member for NARAL Pro-Choice Washington Foundation, the Children’s Institute for Learning Differences and Farmer Frog.

Vandana holds a Pharm. D. and M.P.A. from the University of Washington. She and her family, her husband Greg and their son, have called Bellevue home since 2003.

News

  • E-newsletter: Join us for the 48th District Town Hall! | E-newsletters - March 7, 2017
    Join us for the 48th District Town Hall this weekend! Please come to the town hall I am hosting with Rep. Joan McBride and Sen. Patty Kuderer this Saturday, March 11th. The town hall will start at 10:30 AM and we’ll... READ MORE
  • 48th Legislative District Town Hall | E-newsletters - March 6, 2017
    Who: State Sen. Patty Kuderer, State Rep. Joan McBride, and State Rep. Vandana Slatter (48th Legislative District) What: Town hall meeting When: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday, March 11th Where: Redmond City Hall, City Council Chambers Why: To meet with constituents to discuss issues and... READ MORE
  • Statement from Rep. Vandana Slatter condemning shooting in Kansas | News - March 4, 2017
    State Rep. Vandana Slatter (D—Bellevue) issued the following statement in response to the shooting in Olathe, Kansas that led to the death of Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injured Alok Madasani and Ian Grillot: “I strongly condemn the shooting that occurred in... READ MORE
  • Slatter bill regarding youth homelessness passes House | News - March 3, 2017
    OLYMPIA – Earlier today, the House of Representatives considered legislation regarding the collection of information from homeless youth. The bill (HB 1630), sponsored by first-year lawmaker Rep. Vandana Slatter (D-Bellevue), passed the House with strong bipartisan support. In 2015, the... READ MORE
  • Slatter passes first bill off House floor | News - February 27, 2017
    OLYMPIA – New State Representative Vandana Slatter (D—Bellevue) wasted no time getting to work after her appointment, sponsoring legislation to protect public health and safety. She prime sponsored legislation (HB 1431) to improve resources for the Board of Osteopathic Medicine... READ MORE
  • Contact

    Olympia Address:
    JLOB 336
    PO Box 40600
    Olympia, WA
    98504-0600

    (360) 786-7936
    Email Vandana

    Legislative Assistant:
    Taemin Um
    Email: Taemin.Um@leg.wa.gov

    Toll-free Hotline:
    1-800-562-6000
    1-800-635-9993 (TTY)

    Committees:
    Education
    Health Care & Wellness
    Technology & Economic Development

    For Press Inquiries:
    Megan Stockhausen, Communications Specialist
    (360) 786-7323
    Megan.Stockhausen@leg.wa.gov

    For broadcast-quality audio or TV/radio interviews:
    Dan Frizzell, Broadcast Coordinator
    (360) 786-7208
    Dan.Frizzell@leg.wa.gov

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