Olympia Office (January - March)

437 John L. O'Brien Building
P.O. Box 40600
Olympia, WA 98504-0600
 (360) 786-7984
 matt.shea@leg.wa.gov
 

District Office
(March - December)

18507 East Appleway, Ste. 201
Spokane Valley, WA 99016
Mailing address: P.O. Box 391
Greenacres, WA 99016
 (509) 921-2353
 

Media Resources:

John Sattgast, Sr. PIO
 (360) 786-7257
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About Matt

PERSONAL:
A fourth-generation resident of Eastern Washington, Matt is a cum laude graduate of the Gonzaga University School of Law and is an attorney in private practice. He earned a commission in the U.S. Army after completing the Gonzaga ROTC program. As a distinguished military graduate, Matt served combat tours in Bosnia and Iraq. He is a co-founder of the Washington Family Foundation, which later merged with the Family Policy Institute of Washington. Matt and his wife, Viktoriya, reside in Spokane Valley.

EDUCATION:
Gonzaga University – B.A. in History and Political science
Graduate, Gonzaga University School of Law

MILITARY:
Distinguished Military Graduate, Gonzaga University Army ROTC
Platoon Leader, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment (Bosnia-Herzegovina)
Company Commander, 1-161st Infantry, Washington Army National Guard (Iraq)

SPECIAL AWARDS:
Bronze Star
Meritorious Service Medal
Rookie of the Year

PROFESSIONAL:
Attorney, Casey Law Offices, P.S., Spokane, Washington

CIVIC ACTIVITIES:
Lifetime Member,Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
Member, American Legion
Allied attorney, Alliance Defense Fund (ADF), a nationwide network of attorneys dedicated to preserving religious freedom

STATE GOVERNMENT EXPERIENCE:
State Representative, serving since 2009