Inslee statement on the death of Ruth Woo, community leader

July 14, 2016

Summary 

OLYMPIA – “Over many, many years, Ruth Woo was a wonderful friend and mentor to countless Washingtonians. She was a trusted leader with a remarkable talent for bringing people together. Ruth was generous with her time, her ideas and advice.

“Ruth worked to create a space where everyone could step up, speak out and get involved. She worked tirelessly to make our communities stronger and more inclusive. Trudi and I send our condolences to her family and friends. She will be missed by all who knew her, yet her influence will live on.”

Media Contact 

Tara Lee
Governor Inslee’s Communications Office
360.902.4136