Welcome Councilmember M. John Way
The Tumwater City Council voted to appoint M. John Way to fill vacant Council Position No. 4 at the meeting on Tuesday, May 7, 2013. The position was vacated by retiring Councilmember Betsy Spath in April 2013.
Councilmember Way is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, holds a J.D. from Tulane University School of Law, and LL.M. from the University of Washington School of Law. He has worked in estate, business and tax planning, and litigation at a local law firm for the past six years. Councilmember Way also serves as Treasurer for the Tumwater Area Chamber of Commerce, Past President for the South Puget Sound Estate Planning Council, and is a member of the Professional Advisors Committee for the Community Foundation of South Puget Sound.
Councilmember Way's appointment is effective through the general election in November.