Biography

Rep. Lisa Callan brings a wide range of experience and expertise to the Washington Legislature After becoming an active leader and volunteer with her son’s PTSA, Lisa was elected to the Issaquah School District School Board.

In her professional career, Lisa worked as a Boeing engineer and project manager and in software development consulting. Lisa and her family live in Issaquah where she has been active in various other community groups. Her experience in education policy and systems thinking inform her work at the state legislature.

Lisa’s priorities include:

  • Creating an education system that equitably supports each and every child, giving them their best opportunity for a successful future.
  • Ensuring the State Highway 18 and Interstate 90 interchange is completed as quickly as possible and securing funding for further lane expansion on Highway 18.
  • Addressing the housing crisis our communities are facing by funding projects that build affordable housing throughout eastern King County and the State.
  • Providing support for our children from birth to a career, as well as for our most vulnerable neighbors.

Lisa serves on the Human Services & Early Learning Committee (Vice-Chair), the Capital Budget Committee, the Education Committee.