Republican Gary Alexander and Democrat Mary Hall both filed to run for Thurston County auditor Monday, the first day of filing week for the November election cycle.
Alexander, a state representative, was appointed to the job earlier this year by Thurston County commissioners, replacing Republican Kim Wyman, who won election last year as secretary of state. His official agency bio is here.
Hall, who serves as elections supervisor for Pierce County but lives in Thurston County, announced her plan to run earlier this year. Her campaign bio is here.