Office Dates: Jan 16, 2013 -
Office of the Governor
P.O. Box 40002
Birth State: Washington
Spouse: Trudi Inslee
Family: Married Trudi; three children
School(s): University of Washington; Willamette University
Jay Inslee was sworn in as governor of Washington on January 16, 2013, and was sworn in for his second term on January 9, 2017.
Inslee was born in Seattle, Washington. He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Washington and his juris doctor from Willamette University.
Inslee served in the state House of Representatives and in 1992 was elected to Congress from Eastern Washington. He later moved back to the Puget Sound area and was again elected to Congress in 1998 where he served until 2012.
Inslee co-wrote a book called “Apollo’s Fire: Igniting America’s Clean-Energy Economy.” He and his wife Trudi have three sons.