Derek Stanford (politician)

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Derek Stanford
Member of the Washington Senate
from the 1st district
Assumed office
July 1, 2019
Preceded byGuy Palumbo
Member of the Washington House of Representatives
from the 1st district
In office
January 10, 2011 – July 1, 2019
Preceded byAl O’Brien
Succeeded byDavina Duerr
Personal details
Born (1970-10-18) October 18, 1970 (age 48)
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Cheryl A. Degolier
ResidenceBothell, Washington
Alma materHarvey Mudd College (B.S.)
Harvey Mudd College (M.S.)
University of Washington (Ph.D.)
Advisor: Adrian Raftery
ProfessionDirector of Analytics
Derek Stanford

Derek Stanford (born October 18, 1970) is an American politician of the Democratic Party. He is a member of the Washington State Senate, representing the 1st district.[1]

In July 2019, Stanford was appointed to the Washington Senate after previously serving in the Washington House of Representatives. He was appointed to complete the term of Guy Palumbo who resigned to lobby for Amazon. Stanford was replaced in the House by Bothell City Councilmember Davina Duerr.[2]


  1. ^ "Derek Stanford". Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  2. ^ Jul 1, Rich Smith •; Pm, 2019 at 3:59. "A Legislative Shake-Up in Bothell: Rep. Derek Stanford Fills Palumbo's Old Seat, and Deputy Mayor Davina Duerr Fills Stanford's". The Stranger. Retrieved 2019-07-03.