" Most people bring problems, Sheree brings Solutions."
—US Senator Maria Cantwell
“With incredible background, Sheree has been so engaged in so many ways. We are so fortunate that we have Sheree, who is willing to give her time and effort to serve our community.”
—US Congresswoman Suzan Delbene
“I want to thank you, Sheree, for sharing with this community and with our country, state and nation your keen intellect, your unmatched curiosity, inquisitiveness about the world around us and how it can be made better. And about the caring for people that shine through in all your work.”
—King County Executive Dow Constantine
"Sheree’s experience on the City Council goes hand in hand with her passion for public service and expertise as a technology innovator. Neighbors can trust Sheree to be an engaged advocate for stronger Medina communities."
__Washington State Representative Vandana Slater
"Sheree is a very smart and capable person who does not leave any information unexamined in order to find the truth and then to act upon it. Richard and I are pleased to recommend Sheree Wen for a position on the Medina City Council."
— Alyce and Richard Rogers
"I admire Sheree for her dedication to safety and I believe her strong background in science is a wonderful complement to the great business minds on council. She is persistent and always has Medina's best interest at heart."
— Stephanie Haque
"Sheree works with facts. I support Sheree as a positive, studious hardworking friend to us and our community. I like Sheree.
“Sheree has a unique and forward-looking understanding of the future needs of our community. Her broad service in the community and technical expertise can help guide Medina forward.”
“Sheree’s extensive knowledge and experience in socioeconomics at the state, national, and global level will be a great asset to our city.”
“We are excited for Sheree to continue as a member of the Medina City Council. We are impressed with her passion, humility and energy. She's a well-credentialed leader with a genuine interest in consensus building and preserving the rights of individual property owners without compromising our idyllic little town. We strongly encourage you to cast your vote for Sheree. She's the change agent we need!”
—Randy and Gina Harris
“I know Sheree. I have worked with her on a few projects. She is passionate about helping people and is always open to new ideas about how to help people. I put my project under her umbrella and my trust grew. Sheree is on a number of boards serving as president on many. She is intelligent, capable and committed. I will vote for her and would urge you to do the same. She will put people first.”
Sheree has put Medina residents first
Sheree is devoted to beautifying Medina parks and make them enjoyable and safe for walking, jogging, playing, relaxing and gatherings. In addition to advocating for sensible tree codes, Sheree spoke up numerous times at Medina City Council meetings and public hearings and wrote many letters asking the city to refrain from putting a gigantic cell tower in the park.
Sheree tirelessly advocated safe roads to include bike facilities and ADA-compliant sidewalks. She successfully sought and expanded the Washington state funding for the 84th Avenue Northeast construction.
Sheree presented and worked diligently with Washington State and King County Emergency Management division to apply cutting-edge technologies and methodologies to the preparedness of the Megathrustrst earthquake. She also advised Washington State on safer new technology deployment to protect citizens privacy, cybersecurity and well-being.
Sheree has more work to do to serve Medina residents
If re-elected, Sheree will continue to work collaboratively with residents and city councilmembers. She will intelligently address the needed changes in our community and ensure that Medina's future is safe and healthy.
Sheree has been working hard with Medina residents to address the 520 expansion noise challenges. Sheree will work with the city, the state Dept. of Transportation, the University of Washington, and other state-level officials to find innovative ways to address the issue, and accelerate the effort to find funding.
Beautifying and enriching Medina
Sheree has innovative ideas and will seek resources to accomplish them.
Sheree will seek potential Washington State grants and other resources to bury underground the risky power lines. That will eliminate power outages during the storm and transforming the street into beautiful, safe, green, and healthy spaces for walking, jogging and for wheelchairs and mothers with strollers.
She will tap into the non-profit organizations to hold fun and inspirational community activities so neighbors can gather and enjoy each other's company.
Enacting sensible ordinances and codes
Sheree will advocate for simplifying code and rules to be resident-friendly and to permit homeowners to manage their properties.
Enhancing public safety
Sheree’s global endeavors are an asset in seeking additional resources.
Located in King County, an earthquake-prone zone, our city needs to examine how and where to improve protection for residents from impacts by falling trees and collapsed buildings during natural disasters.
Sheree chaired and organized the Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, attended by hundreds of scientists and engineers from around the world. Part of the discussion focused on disaster relief by using cutting-edge tools for preparedness, including instant power and communication during disasters plus innovative prevention and rescue tools.
Sheree also serves as United States National Commissioner to UNESCO. UNESCO has a critical science mandate, including in the fields of freshwater resources management, tsunami warning system, disaster risk reduction, preparedness and sustainable development. Sheree has been introducing worthwhile collaborative technologies and services to Washington state. She will share these advantages to the residents of Medina.
Sheree will strive for a more open, responsive, inclusive and effective city government
Residents can rest assured that if re-elected, Sheree will continue to be a very effective council member and will help bring positive results. She will make a notable difference to our community!
You can reach out to her directly via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by phone (206.419.1459).