Jill Guernsey

Jill Guernsey

Mayor

Email Jill Guernsey

Phone: 253-853-7611

Term Ends December 2017

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree, University of California, Irvine
  • J.D., Loyola University School of Law, Los Angeles

Occupation 

  • Retired after 31 years as Attorney, Civil Division, Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney's Office

Professional Qualifications

  • Member, Board of Trustees, American Inns of Court
  • Past-President of the Honorable Robert J. Bryan American Inns of Court, Chapter XXV
  • Past-Chair of the Environmental and Land Use Section of the Washington State Bar Association

Personal Information

My husband, Corbett Platt, and I have two grown sons, Colin and Andy, who attended (and graduated from) Discovery Elementary School, Goodman Middle School, and Gig Harbor High School. We have lived in our home overlooking the Harbor for 30 years.

Community Involvement

  • Gig Harbor City Council - 2012 to 2013
  • Gig Harbor Planning Commission - 2005 to 2011
  • Peninsula School District Board of Directors - 2000 to 2010
  • Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance Board of Directors - 2013
  • Tacoma-Pierce County Economic Development Board of Directors - 2013