Washington State Officials

  1. Governor
  2. Lieutenant Governor
  3. Secretary of State
  4. State Treasurer
  5. State Auditor
  6. Attorney General
  7. Insurance Commissioner
  8. Supt. of Public Instruction
  9. Commissioner of Public Lands

Governor


Physical Address
416 Sid Synder Avenue SW Suite 200
Olympia, WA 98504


Mailing Address
P.O. Box 40002
Olympia, WA 98504

Website

  • Jay Inslee (D) - 2016
    360-902-4111
State executive officials are elected to serve four year terms.

Duties


The Governor is the chief executive officer of the state. The Governor makes appointments for hundreds of positions, including directors of state agencies. The Governor reports annually to the Legislature on affairs of the state and submits a budget recommendation. The Governor has the power to sign or veto (reject) legislation passed by the Legislature. Washington State Constitution Section 5-13, RCW 43.06.

Qualifications


Candidates must be a registered voter in the state.