2021 Speaker Bio

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Laura Riquelme

Laura Riquelme

Laura serves as a Skagit Superior Court Judge where she hears a wide variety of cases. Prior to her judicial service, she practiced criminal laws as a public defender and prosecutor. She serves on the boards of Community Action of Skagit County, Skagit Women in Business, and the Madison Elementary Parent Teacher Organization. Judge Riquelme is interested in education at all levels, with a focus on discussing leadership and civics with young people.