University Place community leader will challenge Republican stalwart Dick Muri in rematch of hotly contested 2016 race University Place—Mari Leavitt, a longtime education leader, PTSA mom and small business owner with her husband Drew, has announced that she will run for the State House in District 28. Leavitt, a Democrat, will challenge 20-year Republican officeholder … READ MORE
Why I’m Running
We are from a military family, run a small business, volunteer in our community, and have a large family, including, two foster kids we recently adopted.
I’ll bring life experience—not a political agenda—to Olympia to fight for local priorities.
Contact me anytime with your ideas and concerns. I’m here to serve you!”
Investing in Our Families: A PTSA leader and longtime college administrator, Mari will demand our fair share for local schools and affordable tuition. She will also work for transportation solutions, community safety and crime prevention,
Protecting Veterans: A proud military mom and daughter, Mari will fight to protect and expand veteran career training and health benefits — including mental health coverage.
A Watchdog for Taxpayers: A small business owner and leader in accountable government services, Mari will keep taxes low for families and small businesses, and demand on-time, balanced budgets.
Let’s put Mari to work for us!