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King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks

The Director’s Office Public Affairs team is committed to providing outstanding service to news organizations, offering access to leading experts who can make our science-based approaches to environmental stewardship accessible to general audiences.

We can assist reporters with a wide range of storytelling opportunities that include climate action, habitat restoration, land conservation, water quality, waste reduction, and regional parks and trails.

Connect with Public Affairs

Chad Lewis
Public Affairs Manager
Phone: 206-263-1250

Anita Kissee
Deputy Public Affairs Manager
Phone: 253-218-7155

Doug Williams
Media Relations Coordinator
Phone: 206-477-4543

Marie Tweedy
Digital Media Coordinator
Phone: 206-477-3717

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