About Rep. Keith Goehner

Keith is serving his third term representing the 12th District, which includes Chelan County, a small part of Douglas County, and parts of Snohomish and King counties. His priorities include transportation, affordable housing, public safety and addressing unfunded mandates on local government.

Keith holds a Bachelor of Arts in education from Seattle Pacific University. He is a former school teacher and a third-generation orchardist.

Keith comes to the Legislature with an extensive background in local government. He served four terms as a Chelan County Commissioner. He also has served in elected positions on the Winter Pear Committee, the Blue Star Growers Board, and the Peshastin-Dryden School Board.

His community service includes the Leavenworth Church of the Nazarene Board, Rotary, the Confluence Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees, the Cascade Education Foundation and he has coached youth basketball and baseball.

Keith is the lead Republican on the House Local Government Committee and is also serving on the Environment and Energy, and Transportation committees.

He and his wife, Lisa, have been married for 48 years and raised their three grown children on their family orchard in Dryden. They have seven grandchildren.