OLYMPIA — Sen. Karen Fraser, D-Olympia, has been chosen to serve on the advisory board of the William D. Ruckelshaus Center. The center is a joint effort of the University of Washington and Washington State University to resolve conflicts around difficult public policy issues. The center’s advisory board is made up of a variety of prominent local, state, and regional leaders.

“I am honored to serve on the advisory board of Ruckelshaus Center. It has a strong reputation for creative problem solving and I look forward to working with this diverse group of people in advocating for collaborative policy,” Fraser said.

The Ruckelshaus Center was launched in 2006 and is named for William D. Ruckelshaus, who served as first and fifth director of the Environmental Protection Agency as well as deputy attorney general and acting director of the FBI.