Senator, Washington State Legislature
John Lovick was appointed to the Washington House of Representatives in 2016. He previously served in the House for nine years beginning in 1998, which included five years as speaker pro tempore; he also served on the Mill Creek City Council, which included a year as mayor pro tempore. In 2007, Lovick was elected as Snohomish County Sheriff, a position he served in until 2013, when he was appointed to be the Snohomish County Executive. Lovick served as a state trooper in the Washington State Patrol for 31 years and was named Trooper of the Year in 1992. He also served in the United States Coast Guard for 13 years.