About Corina

Corina Pfeil holds a Behavioral & Social Health Services - Associates of Applied Science Degree, with a Certificate in Behavioral and Social Health Services, from Lake Washington Institute of Technology, and Pre-Public Health. Corina is a well-known community leader, legislative advocate, and former PTA Leader, with nearly 18 years of prior service in the dental/medical field. She is a tireless community champion committed to working for the people, together, on the issues that concern us All.

Corina Pfeil is running for City Council to give the people and businesses of Kenmore a voice. Proven. Dedicated and solution-oriented. She has a strong track record of success working collaboratively on public policy, key issues, and legislation, with the thoughtful growth mindset for providing smart, reliable, innovative results with real workable solutions time and again - locally, regionally, and at the state level.

For over thirty years, Corina has called Kenmore her home and proudly raised her family here. Corina is a devoted mother of two kids, Jonathan, 22yrs, and Skyler, 18yrs; both attended our local public schools here in our fine Northshore School District. Her oldest son Jonathan with autism, graduated from Inglemoor High School, then later attended LWTech. Corina's youngest son Skyler is currently a dual-enrollment high school & college programs student, also a well-known teen advocate and artist in his free time.

*Updated (Dec. 2020), Corina received her AAS Degree in Behavioural and Social Health Services; Currently pursuing a Public Health, Bachelor's of Applied Science Degree from Lake Washington Institute of Technology, Kirkland, Washington. She completed her Certificate in Behavioural Health and Social Services at LWTech. In October 2020. She also was awarded the AWC, Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities during her first year on the council. Elected in November 2019, Councilmember Pfeil proudly serves the people of Kenmore on the Kenmore City Council, Position 7.


Current Board and Committee Positions

  • Human Development Committee, National League of Cities, Federal Policy Committee, (2021 - Present)
  • KC-YMPEP, King County Regional Steering Committee (2021 -Present)
  • Capital Bond Planning Taskforce, Northshore School District, (2021 - Present)
  • Citizens for Northshore Schools Bond & Levy Committee, (2020 - Present)
  • SCA, Sound Cities Association, PIC Committee, Kenmore Alternate, (2020 - Present)
  • Eastside Pride Committee, Kenmore Representative, (2020 - Present)
  • Grants Committee; Local Non-Profit 501 C3, Parent-Teacher Child Advocacy Org; High School Pathway, (2019 - Present)
  • Resolutions Committee; 46th District Democrats, (2017 - Present)



Previous Board and Committee Experience

  • Kenmore Census Committee; Northshore Multi-Families Liaison, (2019 - 2020)
  • Legislative Committee; Washington State PTA, (2018-2019)
  • Vice President; Kenmore Community Garden, (2018 - 2019)
  • Diversity and Equity Committee; Northshore School District, (2017-2019)
  • Northshore Nutrition & Fitness Advisory Committee, Northshore School District, (2017-2019)
  • Family and Community Engagement - Sub-Committee; Northshore School District, (2018-2019)
  • Diversity and Equity - Policy Sub-Committee; Northshore School District, (2017-2018)
    • Developed the NSD Diversity and Equity Toolkit; (Checklist designed to aid in the review of policy, procedure, protocols, and programs)
  • Platform Committee, 46th District Democrats, (2017 - 2018)
  • KCDCC LAC Committee, (2017-2019)
  • Legislative Chair; Local Non-Profit 501 C3, Parent-Teacher Child Advocacy Org; High School Pathway, (2016 - 2019 On hold during election cycle)
  • Legislative Chair; Local Non-Profit 501 C3, Parent-Teacher Child Advocacy Org; Middle School Pathway, (2017 - 2019)
  • Core Strategic Planning Committee; Northshore School District, (2016-2017)
  • Core Strategic Planning Committee - Diversity & Equity Sub-Committee, (2016-2017)
  • Class Appointed Student Advisory Committee Officer, LWTech, (1989 -1991)


Awards & Recognitions

  • Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership, AWC - Association of Washington Cities, (October 2020)
  • Certificate of Municipal Leadership, AWC - Association of WAshington Cities, (May 2020)
  • National Women's Political Caucus, 2019 Shero Award, (2019)
  • Outstanding Advocate of the Year; Northshore Council PTSA, (2019)
  • Outstanding Advocate of the Year; Kenmore Middle School PTSA, (2019)
  • Outstanding Advocate of the Year; Inglemoor High School PTSA, (2017)



Legislative and Public Policy

  • Citizen Action Bill - Expanded WA State Narcan Access to High Schools & College Dorms *Personally Drafted the Legislative State Proposal; Collaborated drafting of the bill; Vetted and organized expert testimony panelist; Social Media, Marketing, and Statewide coordinated efforts to pass this bill; Provided expert testimony in the legislature and delivered the position statement of a national parent-teacher org in testimony before the state legislature. (2018, and *2019 - Adopted and Signed into Law)
  • Citizen Action Bill - An Act - Expanded The WA State Good Samaritan & Immunities Law; *Personally Drafted the Legislative State Proposal to expand the good samaritan and immunities law; *Added clarification of rules and rules update; Collaborated on drafting of the bill; Vetted and organized expert witness panelist; social media, marketing and statewide coordinated efforts to pass this bill; Provided expert testimony in the legislature, and delivered the position statement of a national parent-teacher org. in testimony before the state legislature. (2018, and *2019 - Adopted and Signed into Law)
  • Comprehensive School Safety Bill, Measures to Increase School Safety and Student Well-Being; and Family Reunification; Participated in an expert panel providing testimony in the state legislature on behalf of a state-level non-profit org. (*2019 - Adopted and signed into law)
  • Wa State Anti-Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Bill Update; Participated in an expert panel providing testimony in the state legislature on behalf of PFLAG of Bellevue, and a state-level non-profit org. (2018, *2019 - Adopted and signed into law)
  • Passing WA State Breakfast After the Bell; Participated in an expert panel providing testimony in the state legislature on behalf of a state non-profit org. (2018, *2019 Adopted and Signed into Law)
  • Raise The Age of Tobacco and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems to 21; Legislative Issue Co-Issue Submitter; Provided testimony in the state legislature on behalf of a state-level non-profit org; Provided student mentorship in the legislative process and caucus; (*2019- Adopted and signed into law)
  • LGBTQ + Inclusion Resolution; Co-Issue Submitter; Mentored student in the legislative advocacy and caucus process for participation. (Adopted Resolution, 2017)
  • New NSD Gender Equity Policy; Northshore School District; Partnership collaboration formed and adopted with the support of Equal Rights Washington, Gender Justice League, and Aiden Key; Gender Diversity; (2017); *Leading WA State to Adopt New State Legislation)
  • Expanded Inclusive NSD Anti-Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Policy Update; Northshore School District (*Lead to WA State to Adopting New State Legislation, 2019)
  • Expanded Equitable Access to - NSD Summer School Academy; Policy Update; Northshore School District
  • NSD Equitable Breakfast After the Bell - Grab & Go Program; Northshore School District

Corina is highly sought after to provide expert and firsthand testimony on behalf of agencies and organizations and in her own capacity before the Washington State Legislature. Parents and families call upon Corina's renowned abilities to represent people of differences and deliver sound clear public statements before public meetings, committees, and small groups. Corina delivers on experience, expertise, advising and leading groups on leading policy and legislation for best approaches and best standards of excellence while looking through an equitable lens.

Prior Feild of Work


Nearly 18 years in the Dental / Medical Feild

Quality Coordinated Patient Care

Policy and Compliance Office Management

Fortune 500 Team Management

HIPAA / OSHA/ WISHA Trained

Volunteering

Basset Rescue of Puget Sound, Woodinville, WA.

Local Non-profit 501 C3 Org. - Serving the High School Pathway, Kenmore, WA

Local Non-profit 501 C3 Org. - Serving the Middle School Pathway, Kenmore

Northshore School District, Bothell, WA

Web Design, Local Non-Profit 501 C3 Org, High School Pathway, Kenmore, (2017-2018)

Voter Registration Drive Chair, Local Non-Profit 501 C3, High School Pathway, Kenmore, (2017-2018)

Kenmore Pride Picnic (2016 - Present), Kenmore, WA