The Washington Director of Agriculture
is a state executive position in the Washington state government. The current officeholder is Dan Newhouse
Article 3, Section 25 of the state constitution establishes the qualifications of the office:
| Qualifications, Compensation, Offices Which May Be Abolished. No person, except a citizen of the United States and a qualified elector of this state, shall be eligible to hold any state office...
- a citizen of the United States
- a qualified elector in Washington
In 2010, the director of agriculture was paid an estimated $122,478, according to the Council of State Governments.
Washington State Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Building
P.O. Box 42560
1111 Washington ST SE
Olympia, WA 98504-2560
Phone: (360) 902-1800