Deborah Eddy

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Deborah Eddy
Member of the Washington House of Representatives
from the 48th district
In office
2007 - 2013
Preceded byRodney Tom
Succeeded byCyrus Habib
Personal details
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceKirkland, Washington
Alma materWest Virginia University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Deborah H. Eddy is a former Democratic member of the Washington House of Representatives, who represented the 48th district from 2007 to 2013. She is currently a member of the Growth Management Hearings Board, appointed to a six-year term on the board by Governor Jay Inslee in 2016. Active in local government since 1990, Eddy has served as mayor and on the Kirkland city council and on various regional boards and commissions. She is an adjunct professor at Seattle University's School of Law on metropolitan governance structures.


Representative Eddy lives in Kirkland, Washington with her husband, Jon Eddy. They have three grown children and four grandchildren.


  • J.D. from the University of North Carolina, 1979
  • B.S from West Virginia University, 1976

Professional Background[edit]

  • Suburban Cities Association, Executive Director
  • Cascadia Center for Regional Transportation, Senior Fellow

Community involvement[edit]

  • Eastside Domestic Violence Program, Founding Board Member
  • Municipal League of Seattle-King County, Board Member
  • Washington Appleseed, founding Board Member
  • Helped establish Kirkland Alliance of Neighborhoods
  • Previous Public Service Includes
    • Councilmember and Mayor of Kirkland
    • Seattle-King County Public Health Board
    • Regional Water Quality Committee
    • Various regional committees and task forces[1]


  1. ^ "Rep. Deb Eddy: 48th District, Washington State House Democrats". Archived from the original on 2008-05-11. Retrieved 2008-04-28.

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