Councilmember E. John Resha III Profile


Position 7

Term: January 2018 - December 2021  

John Resha was first elected to the City Council in 2016. He grew up in Southern California, came to the northwest in 1998, and moved to Lake Forest Park in 2007, at the end of his term on the Redmond City Council. He is married, with four children.

Councilmember John Resha 2020

City and Regional Representation

Chair, Council Budget & Finance Committee

Education and Professional Experience

John Resha graduated from American Intercontinental University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and has more than 20 years of executive, management, and legislative experience. He is the Policy Staff Director for the King County Council, is an Eagle Scout, and formerly served in the U.S. Navy, where he was a pilot rescue swimmer.


Citizens can reach Councilmember Resha by phone at 206-368-5440, Ext. 256 or email Councilmember Resha.