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Kirsten Harris-Talley (she/her) is an activist, community educator, and Queer Black mom who's honored to call Rainier Valley home for over 15 years. She is active in the #BlockTheBunker and #NoNewYouthJail movements for police accountability and the transformation of our community's carceral infrastructure. Kirsten is a founding board member of Surge Reproductive Justice and a founding circle member of Black & Tan Hall in Hillman City. She currently serves as the Executive Director of NARAL Pro-Choice Washington and previously served as city-wide Interim Seattle City Councilmember in 2017. Kirsten is running to represent the diverse #southend communities of the 37th Legislative District in the Washington State House of Representatives and bring her advocacy and her neighbor's solutions to the halls of Olympia.

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Kirsten in the News

The Stranger

Primary Election Winners and Losers

She's "the real deal. She's the whole package,"

Crosscut

Black women could triple their numbers in Washington Legislature

South Seattle Emerald

Announcing Run for State Legislature, Kirsten Harris-Talley Promises Public Policy Mirroring Community Needs 

NW Asian Weekly

Kirsten Harris-Talley wants to bring an activist voice to Olympia in race for District 37 seat

Crosscut 

The 51 Day Councilmember

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