Commissioner Meredith Hutchins

Attorney at Law

Meredith and her husband, Jim, began volunteering with the Griffin Fire Auxiliary following an unfortunate incident in which their compost pile spontaneously combusted and they had to contact the fire department for help.

Meredith was first elected and began serving as a fire commissioner in 2008 and is currently in her third term. She serves on the TCOMM 911 administrative board as a fire commissioner representative. Meredith is active in the Thurston County Fire Commissioner’s Association and served as president of that organization.

She is an attorney and was Senior Counsel with the Office of the Attorney General from 1978 – 2003. Since 2003 she has been in private practice. 

She enjoys Broadway musicals, events at the Washington Center, travel and anything purple.