About Michael

Michael George is running for City Council to bring accountability and practical thinking to City Hall. He is committed to increasing housing access for people of all ages and incomes, relieving congestion, supporting a stronger public-school system, and setting Seattle up for long term success. Having worked on many of Seattle’s most complex housing and transportation projects, Michael brings practical real-world experience to Council.

Michael lives Downtown with his wife and two young children. Outside of work he has actively dedicated himself to making Seattle a place where people of all ages and incomes can live full lives. Michael co-founded Parents for a Better Downtown Seattle, a non-profit dedicated to making Downtown a better neighborhood for children. He has also served on the Seattle Public Schools Capacity Task Force, the Facilities Master Plan Task Force, Chaired the DSA’s Family Friendly sub-committee and volunteered on countless projects aimed at making Seattle work for people of all ages.