Chris Nation

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Chris Nation
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Marysville Board of Directors, District 1
Term ends
November 2017
Years in position 6
Board President
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedNovember 3, 2009
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Chris Nation currently serves as the District 1 member on the Marysville Board of Directors in Washington. He was first elected to the chamber in 2009. Nation won re-election without opposition on November 5, 2013.


Nation served on the Citizens Planning Committee prior to his election to the board. He has two children who attend district schools.[1]



See also: Marysville School District elections (2013)


Nation sought a second term on the board without opposition on November 5, 2013.


Marysville Board of Directors, Four-year term, District 1, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngChris Nation Incumbent 97.7% 11,104
     Nonpartisan Write-in votes 2.3% 260
Total Votes 11,364
Source: Snohomish County Auditor, "Snohomish County General Election Results," November 25, 2013


Nation reported no contributions or expenditures to the Washington Public Disclosure Commission.[2]


Nation first won election to the board on November 3, 2009 against fellow challenger Heather Thweatt.

Marysville Board of Directors, District 1, November 3, 2009
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngChris Nation 59.3% 8,359
     Nonpartisan Heather Thweatt 39.9% 5,618
     Nonpartisan Write-in votes 0.8% 118
Total Votes 14,095
Source: Snohomish County Auditor

What was at stake?

Nation sought re-election without opposition for the District 1 seat. Newcomer Bruce M. Larson ran unopposed for the District 4 seat previously held by Wendy Fryberg, who did not file for re-election.

About the district

See also: Marysville School District, Washington
Marysville School District is located in Snohomish County, Washington
Marysville School District in Snohomish County serves students in Marysville, Quil Ceda and Tulalip. The population of Marysville was 11,141 according to the 2010 U.S. Census.[3]


Marysville outperforms state averages for median income and poverty rate while lagging behind in higher education achievement. The percentage of city residents over 25 years old with undergraduate degrees (17.6%) is ahead of the state average (31.4%). The 2010 U.S. Census calculated Marysville's median income at $65,736 while the state median income was $58,890. Marysville had a poverty rate of 11.6% in the 2010 U.S. Census while the state rate was 12.5%.[3]

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