Thurston County Superior Court
Elected to four terms as the City of Olympia Municipal Court Judge, 15
years; Prosecutor/Assistant City Attorney, City of Lacey; Thurston
County Superior Court Pro-Tem Judge.
Other Professional Experience
Washington State District & Municipal Court Judges’ Association,
President; Washington State Board for Judicial Administration COVID-19
Recovery Task Force Co-Chair.
Seattle University School of Law, JD; Washington State University/Texas
State University, BA; Timberline High School.
Center for Court Innovation and Department of Justice Partnerships to
Address Homelessness, Advisory Board Member; North Thurston Education
Foundation Board; Lacey Rotary President; Youth Baseball & Football
Coach, 15 years; Saint Mark Lutheran Church Parishioner.
Judge Scott Ahlf is the clear choice for Superior Court Judge because of
his unequaled judicial experience and commitment to public safety,
diversity, and justice.
Born and raised in Thurston County, Judge Ahlf is a trusted and
experienced member of the Bench. Now, as we deal with the devastating
effects of the virus, Judge Ahlf is at the forefront of protecting the
safety of our courts. He has also been appointed Co-Chair of the
Washington State Courts’ COVID-19 Recovery Task Force.
Scott Ahlf has earned a well-deserved reputation for the nationally
recognized Olympia Community (therapeutic) Court system for first time
offenders convicted of lesser crimes. Judge Ahlf has also led efforts to
protect the women and children who have been victimized by the horror of
Judge Ahlf is endorsed by over 60 Judges including former Washington
State Supreme Court Chief Justices Alexander, Fairhurst, and Madsen,
public safety officials, and community leaders. Scott Ahlf is the best
choice for Superior Court Judge because of his dedication to the law,
ensuring access to justice, and holding serious offenders accountable
for their criminal behavior. Please cast your vote for Scott Ahlf for
Superior Court Judge. Thank you.
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