|President: Larry Stickney|
The President of the Washington Values Alliance is Larry Stickney, longtime conservative political activist and strategist. Stickney comes to the WAVA post after serving as the Executive Director of the Family Policy Institute of Washington in 2007 – 08.
Prior to his work with the FPIW and WAVA, Larry served for a decade as a Legislative Aide to Snohomish County Councilman and former State Representative John Koster.
In 2003, Larry drafted Snohomish County Council Resolution 03-026 (passed unanimously) in support of the City of Everett's Monument to the Ten Commandments.
Larry recently served as campaign manager for John Koster's 2010 Congressional bid. Prior to his work with Koster, he served on staff for the Washington State House of Representatives for six legislative sessions. In 1999, he managed the Initiative 694 measure to ban partial-birth abortion.Larry was an elected officer of the Kitsap County Republican Party and served on their executive board for many years in the 1990's. He also managed the winning State House campaign for Steve Hargrove in 1994 and was named the "'94 Republican Campaign Volunteer of the Year." Prior to his political efforts, Larry worked for sixteen years in the construction industry, including 8 years during the 1980's on remote sites in the state of Alaska.
Larry and Polly Stickney & children make their home in Arlington, Washington.
To inform and educate Washingtonians on the issues that impact the well being of the traditional family and to coordinate and strengthen current advocacy efforts on behalf of families and allied organizations across the state.