Friends of the Earth Action Endorses Fred Felleman for Seattle Port Commissioner 

WASHINGTON – Today, Friends of the Earth Action announced its support for Fred Felleman, candidate for Seattle Port Commissioner Position 5. Felleman has served on the Commission for the past seven years where he worked to minimize the harmful environmental impacts of the shipping industry in Puget Sound and protect the area’s marine mammals from air and water pollution.  

Ariel Moger, Government and Political Affairs Director at Friends of the Earth Action, issued the following statement:  

Friends of the Earth Action is proud to endorse Fred Felleman in the race for Seattle Port Commissioner. Fred’s strong leadership on everything from protecting Puget Sound’s endangered orcas to reducing the Port’s carbon emissions demonstrates his commitment to fighting for Seattle’s communities and environment. We encourage King County voters to support Fred Felleman in August and re-elect this climate champion to the Seattle Port Commission. 


Friends of the Earth (Action), Inc. fights for transformational environmental policy and pushes political discourse to center justice and the environment. Friends of the Earth (Action), Inc. is the 501(c)(4) affiliate of Friends of the Earth U.S., but these organizations’ names are not interchangeable. This news release is from Friends of the Earth (Action), Inc., not Friends of the Earth.   

Not authorized by any candidate or candidate’s committee. 

Communications contact: Brittany Miller,, (202) 222-0746 

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