Craig Pridemore

Washington
State Auditor
Type of Seat: 
Open Seat
Year: 
2012
Status: 
Not Elected
Woman Candidate: 
No
GLBT: 
No
Person of Color: 
No
Under 35: 
No

Craig Pridemore is running for Washington State Auditor. Craig is a native of Clark County, the son of a mill worker and teacher. After high school he enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving four years before attending the University of Washington, where he graduated with a degree in political science. He went on to serve six years on the Clark County Commission before running for Senate as a Progressive Majority candidate in 2004.
As Clark County Commissioner, Craig Pridemore was widely known for his strong advocacy for responsible growth management, job creation and improvements in mass transit in southwest Washington. Highly decorated for his peacetime service as an active duty veteran of the United States Army, Craig is an active member of the Sierra Club, Friends of Clark County and the American Legion.