Nicole will be an important voice for the LGBTQ community in the Washington Legislature!
Nicole Macri was first elected to the Washington House of Representatives in 2016 and represents the 43rd legislative district of Washington. The 43rd district has the distinction of being served by an open LGBTQ person longer than any other seat in the world. Nicole is vice chair of the Appropriations Committee and a member of the Healthcare and Wellness Committee. She is also a member of the Washington State Legislative LGBTQ Caucus and a legislative adviser to the WA State LGBTQ Commission. Nicole has more than 25 years of experience championing progressive causes on issues around affordable housing, homelessness, and behavioral health. She has received numerous awards during her time in the legislature, including the 2019 Power Award from the Gender Justice League for her work to pass the Reproductive Health Access for All Act, ensuring coverage to the full range of reproductive health services for all Washington residents, including transgender people and all immigrants. Nicole was named one of Seattle’s Most Influential People by Seattle Magazine in 2019, and one of the 100 most influential people in Seattle in 2021 by Seattle Met.