Cherish DesRochers was re-elected to Position No. 6 in November of 2021. She is currently serving her second consecutive full-term in office.
She was was selected by the City Council to serve a two-year term as Deputy Mayor beginning January 2022.
Prior to her elected position, she was appointed by City Council in 2016 to serve in vacated Council Position No. 6, a position in which she had served as Councilmember Pro-Tem. Ms. DesRochers served on the city's Planning Commission prior to her position on City Council.
Ms. DesRochers has earned the Association of Washington Cities' Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership.