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25 Most Influential People in Seattle 2020

These innovators took bold actions and big risks during a trying year


Most Influential People of 2018 Nominations Now Open!

Nominate someone you think is making a positive impact in our city today.


Seattle’s Most Influential People of 2014

51 people (plus a machine, an ordinance and screaming fans) are making Seattle what it is in 2014

Most Influential: Mike McGinn and Dow Constantine

Mayor McGinn and Executive Constantine made their mark


Most Influential: King-5 News Susannah Frame

King-5 News Investigative Reporter Susannah Frame


Most Influential: Partners on the Cascadia Center

Partners Miller Hull Partnership, Point 32, Schuchart, and The Bullitt Foundation collaborate to dev

Most Influential: Consultant Mike Donlin

Program consultant for Seattle Public Schools' prevention-intervention services, Mike Donlin spearhe

Person of the Year: The Police Officer

We are not accustomed to seeing police officers as victims


Most Influential 2010: Dave Ross and Tom Douglas

Radio host Dave Ross and Restaurateur Tom Douglas show their patriotism and democracy