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Council Position 2

Armondo Pavone

Armondo Pavone

PO Box 623

Renton, WA 98057

(206) 799-0867

Education: Renton High School Graduate, Shoreline Community College
Occupation: Renton City Council President and Local Business Owner

A lifelong resident of Renton, Armondo Pavone is a proven leader in the city and throughout the region. For the past 32 years, he has owned Armondo's Cafe Italiano and Melrose Grill. Armondo and his wife, Angela, live on Renton Hill with their two sons. As a passionate public servant and business owner, Armondo will continue to listen and represent our diverse community.

Armondo’s priorities will focus on achieving long-term public safety goals to reduce criminal activity and provide safe neighborhoods; continue building an inclusive city with opportunities for all; and promoting economic vitality throughout the city.

Community Service: Renton Foundation Board, Communities In Schools of Renton, Renton Fire Authority Board, Renton Rotary.

Endorsements: Renton Firefighters IAFF 864, Renton Police Guild; Mayor Denis Law; City Councilmembers Don Persson, Ed Prince, Randy Corman, Ryan McIrvin, and Carol Ann Witschi; State Representative Steve Bergquist; former State Representative Marcie Maxwell; and many more!

Diane Dobson

Diane Dobson

PO Box 59

Renton, WA 98057

(425) 652-7344

Education: Renton High School, Liberty High School, Highline Community College, Seattle University
Occupation: Wyman K. Dobson, P.S (f/k/a Dobson Houser Dobson) - Paralegal

Diane Dobson comes from a historical Renton pioneer family.  Having lived and worked in Renton her entire life, Diane knows our community inside and out:  the neighborhoods and the people in them.  She promotes Renton’s achievements and recognizes opportunities for improvement.  As a genuine and approachable leader, Diane understands local issues and stands for what is right.  She holds people accountable and isn’t afraid to ask questions.


Diane fosters partnerships between businesses and the community.


She was Renton’s 2003 “Citizen of the Year”, a founding member of the Downtown Partnership, 20 year member of Renton Lions Club and works with over 15 Renton-based committees and organizations, including the Mayor’s CCCP Advisory Board.


Diane will work to improve the safety and integrity of Renton’s neighborhoods, promote community involvement and bring accountability and transparency to our municipal government.


Diane Dobson will bring a voice to the table for the citizens of Renton.



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