May 24 - District 1 In-District Pierce County Council meeting, 5:30 p.m. at the Wilkeson City Hall
May 24 - Ballot including Washington state Republican presidential primary
August 2 - Washington State primary election
November 8 - General election
About Dan Roach
Dan Roach was elected to the Pierce County Council in 2010. Councilmember Roach represents the communities of East Pierce County, including:
Political Background Information
Prior to his election to the Pierce County Council, Dan served five consecutive terms in the House of Representatives, representing the 31st legislative district. There he served in various capacities ranging from House Republican leadership to ranking minority member of the Transportation Committee. Dan sponsored legislation fighting meth, identity theft and crime. He also fought for property rights and lower taxes. In 2007, he passed the Rest in Peace Act, which protects the families of our fallen veterans from funeral protestors.
Dan graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor of arts in political science and minor in Spanish. Dan is active in the Boy Scouts of America and is a member of the LDS Church. He is also active in local schools, youth sports, and local chambers. Dan currently resides in the Bonney Lake area with his wife Melanie, and their five children. Dan and Melanie own Roach Gymnastics Inc., located in Sumner, Washington.