General Election: November 3, 2020

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Scott Ahlf


Thurston County Superior Court

Position 8

Scott Ahlf

Legal/Judicial Experience
Elected to four terms as the City of Olympia Municipal Court Judge, 15 years; Prosecutor/Assistant City Attorney, City of Lacey; Thurston County Superior Court Pro-Tem Judge.

Other Professional Experience
Washington State District & Municipal Court Judges’ Association, President; Washington State Board for Judicial Administration COVID-19 Recovery Task Force Co-Chair.

Seattle University School of Law, JD; Washington State University/Texas State University, BA; Timberline High School.

Community Service
Center for Court Innovation and Department of Justice Partnerships to Address Homelessness, Advisory Board Member; North Thurston Education Foundation Board; Lacey Rotary President; Youth Baseball & Football Coach, 15 years; Saint Mark Lutheran Church Parishioner.

Judge Scott Ahlf is the clear choice for Superior Court Judge because of his unequaled judicial experience and commitment to public safety, diversity, and justice.

Born and raised in Thurston County, Judge Ahlf is a trusted and experienced member of the Bench. Now, as we deal with the devastating effects of the virus, Judge Ahlf is at the forefront of protecting the safety of our courts. He has also been appointed Co-Chair of the Washington State Courts’ COVID-19 Recovery Task Force.

Scott Ahlf has earned a well-deserved reputation for the nationally recognized Olympia Community (therapeutic) Court system for first time offenders convicted of lesser crimes. Judge Ahlf has also led efforts to protect the women and children who have been victimized by the horror of domestic violence.

Judge Ahlf is endorsed by over 60 Judges including former Washington State Supreme Court Chief Justices Alexander, Fairhurst, and Madsen, public safety officials, and community leaders. Scott Ahlf is the best choice for Superior Court Judge because of his dedication to the law, ensuring access to justice, and holding serious offenders accountable for their criminal behavior. Please cast your vote for Scott Ahlf for Superior Court Judge. Thank you.

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Opponent: Sharonda Amamilo
 , Bremerton, WA 98311
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