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Chuck Washington and his wife, Kathy, married in 1974.  They have one adult daughter, Lindsey; a granddaughter, Charlie; and two grandsons, Kellen and Corbin.

Chuck has been an elected public servant since 1995 serving in several capacities, including, Mayor and City Council-member for both cities of Murrieta and Temecula, serving twice as Mayor of Temecula.

His elected and public service extends to many other organization’s Board of Directors such as: California Association of Councils of Governments, Western Riverside Council of Governments, Riverside County Airport Land Use Commission, Temecula Chamber of Commerce, Boys and Girls Club, Habitat for Humanity of Inland Valleys, Temecula Economic Development Corporation, and Inland Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

Mr. Washington is the recipient of many distinguished recognitions such as: Families First Award from the LDS Church, American Planners Association Leadership Award, Citizen of the Year of both cities of Temecula and Murrieta, Kiwanis Citizen of the Year, PTA Honorary Service Award, and Toastmasters International Communication and Leadership Award.

Chuck has received a Masters Degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and owns a successful business in Temecula. He is a former Navy Officer and Naval Aviator and was a veteran commercial airline pilot for 24 years with Delta Airlines. Chuck is also former Bank Vice President. Mr. Washington is currently the Riverside County Supervisor for the Third District. 

Chuck Washington Portrait



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Board Assistant

AnMares@rivco.org Andrea Mares is a Board Assistant for Riverside County Third District Supervisor Chuck Washington. She has earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of ...

Legislative Assistant

CMaunz@rivco.org Claudia is a Legislative Assistant for Riverside County Third District Supervisor Chuck Washington. A native from Southwest Germany, Claudia graduated in 1987 from a Professional College for Foreign Languages ...
Michelle Dearmond

Chief of Staff

Michelle DeArmond has served as Supervisor Washington's chief of staff since late 2018 and has worked for the County of Riverside since 2010. Prior to joining the Third District team ...

Legislative Assistant

OHellweg@rivco.org Opal is a Legislative Assistant for Riverside Country Third District Supervisor, Chuck Washington. Opal, and her husband Dean, have lived in Riverside County since 1987 with their wonderful family ...

Legislative Intern

PHoffenberg@rivco.org Pacifica is the Legislative Intern to County Supervisor Chuck Washington and the Youth Advisory Council Coordinator for district three in Riverside County. Pacifica is currently attending DeVos Graduate School ...

Deputy Chief of Staff

RBrock@rivco.org Robyn is a Board Assistant for Riverside County Third District Supervisor Chuck Washington. Robyn has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from California Baptist University. She has a wonderful ...

Board Assistant

SArrodr@rivco.org Sarah is a Board Assistant for Riverside County Third District Supervisor Chuck Washington. Sarah has earned a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature from California Baptist University and has lived ...

Legislative Assistant

SSayles@rivco.org Sundae is a Legislative Assistant for Riverside County Third District Supervisor, Chuck Washington. Her areas of responsibility include the Department of Public Social Services (DPSS), Housing Authority, Community Action ...