Nigel Herbig, Councilmember

Councilmember Herbig

Nigel Herbig
Deputy Mayor


Deputy Mayor Herbig currently holds Position No. 4 on the City Council.

  • Councilmember since January 1, 2014
  • Current Term January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2021
  • Appointed Deputy Mayor January 16, 2018. Reappointed January 13, 2020.


Nigel grew up in the Seattle neighborhood of Wallingford, attended Seattle Public Schools, and graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Political Science and Comparative Religion. Nigel and his wife, Tiffany, decided to moved to Kenmore when their daughter was a baby as they were looking for a great place to raise their daughter and where they could purchase their first home. They have never regretted that decision. 


Nigel has worked in broadcasting, fundraising, and politics. He currently works in the State House of Representatives.


Nigel represents the Council on the SeaShore Transportation Forum, the Eastside Transportation Partnership, and the Sound Transit SR 522 Bus Rapid Transit Elected Leaders Group.

Last updated: Fri, 01/31/2020 - 12:06pm