|Washington State Senate District 3|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Brown earned her BA from the University of Illinois in 1974. She went on to receive her MA in Economics from the University of Colorado in 1991. She then earned her PhD in Economics from the University of Colorado in 1996.
Brown worked as an associate professor for Eastern Washington University from 1981 to 2001. She has worked as an associate professor in Organizational Leadership at Gonzaga University since 2001.
Brown served in the Washington State House of Representatives from 1993 to 1996. She has served the Washington State Senate since 1997. In 2003 she was the Democratic Leader in the senate. Brown has served as Majority Leader since 2005.
On November 4, 2008, Brown was reelected for the Third District of the Washington State Senate receiving 30,893 votes.
Brown raised $393,282 for her campaign.
|Washington State Senate, District 3 (2008)|
|Lisa Brown (D)||30,893|
|John Moyna (I)||10,598|
In 2008, Brown collected $393,282 in donations.
Listed below are the top four contributors to her campaign. 
|Washington State Building & Construction Trades Council||$2,300|
|Washington State Council of Police & Sheriffs||$2,200|
|Washington Education Association||$2,100|
Brown is single.
- Brown state-sponsored website
- Washington State Senate profile of Lisa Brown
- Vote Smart profile of Brown
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2000, 1996, 1994, 1992
|Washington Senate District 3
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