My Team

My team and I are “Having Fun While We SERVE” the people of Eastern Washington. SERVE is an acronym for the values that guide us in our work for you, which stands for:

Seek Excellence
Everybody Matters
Responsibly Own It
Vigilant Integrity
Embrace Change

We are grateful each day for the opportunity to SERVE you and your family in Congress!

Meet the D.C. Team

  • Chief of Staff – Jared Powell
  • Director of Operations – Karli Plucker
  • Legislative Director – Hali Gruber
  • Communications Director – Kyle VonEnde
  • Legislative Assistant – Kendall Dehnel
  • Military Legislative Assistant – Jackson Smith
  • Legislative Assistant – James Payne
  • Press Secretary – Mark Matava
  • Staff Assistant – Tyler Giuliacci
  • Staff Assistant – Jeffrey Fix

Meet the District Team

  • District Director – Kristina Sabestinas
  • Deputy District Director – Andrew Engell
  • Southern Regional Representative – Victor Valerio
  • Congressional Aide – Claudette Becker
  • Veterans Affairs Liaison – Doug Huff
  • Staff Assistant – Kemper Jolly