Former Mayor of Olympia and Owner of Doug Mah & Associates
Doug Mah is the former Mayor of the City of Olympia. He was first elected to the City Council in 2001 and reelected in 2005. He was elected Mayor in 2007 and served until the end of his term in 2011. A native Washingtonian, Doug is a graduate of Western Washington University with a Bachelors Degree in Sociology/Criminal Justice and a Masters Degree in Sociology/ Demography. He moved to Thurston County in 1989 to accept a job with the State Office of Financial Management and has since held positions in State Government as a research, policy, and budget analyst. He currently works in the State Office of the Chief Information Officer. In addition to serving on the Capital Medical Center Board of Trustees, Doug volunteers on the Board of Directors for the Thurston County Food Bank, United Way of Thurston County, and Washington State Employees Credit Union. He is also a member of the Olympia Kiwanis Club and Thurston County Chamber of Commerce. Doug, his wife Cathy, and daughter live in Olympia.