Skip to main content

Gerald M. Pollet

Clinical Instructor, Health Systems and Population Health

Representative, 46th District
Washington State House of Representatives
Executive Director
Heart of America Northwest


JD   University of Washington, 1983   (Law)
BA   Clark University, 1980   (Government)

Contact Info


voice:   206-729-3242


Gerry Pollet is Executive Director of Heart of America Northwest, a 16,000 member citizen's group widely known as the northwest region's largest citizens' watchdog group for the cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation. Pollet also serves as Executive Director and General Counsel for Legal Advocates of Washington, which provides legal advice to non-profit organizations on open government, electoral and hazardous waste issues.

Risk assessment and cleanup of nuclear facilities and Superfund sites; hazardous waste and contamination cleanup laws; public involvement in cleanup and other environmental decisions
  • HSERV 534   (COPHP)
    COPHP Health Behavior and Health Promotion and Environmental Health
  • HSERV 537   (COPHP)
    COPHP Health Policy
  • HSERV 592   (COPHP)
    Community Oriented Public Health Practice Seminar
Chair, capstone for Molly Codding
Build on work completed during the 2020 legislative session to establish a health-based standard for water lead levels in Washington public schools.