Mike Kingsley has proudly represented the people of Lewis and Nez Perce Counties as a Idaho State Representative since December of 2016. Mike has made his voice heard inside the state capitol which has resulted in many great changes for all Idahoans. With each new year, new issues arise and Mike's continuing goal is to unite legislators in protecting your constitutional rights while limiting government overreach.

Personal Information:
Born on December 31st, 1959, in Lewiston, Idaho. In 1982, Mike married his wife, Carolyn. They have three children - Bradley (Shaye), Lucas, and Katie Ann. They also have three dogs.

Education:
Mike Kingsley graduated from Lewiston Senior High in 1978. He then moved on to receive his First Class Radio Telephone License from BLT Electronic Theory in 1979. His certifications include:
  • Mold Remediation
  • Water Intrusion
  • Mold Investigation Air Testing
  • Crawl Space Mitigation
  • CRC Certification in Fire Damage
  • Water Damage
  • CIE Certification (Difficult Understanding of Indoor Air Quality)
  • Certified Indoor Environmentalist

Awards Received:
  • Top 1% Franchise in the nation 7 years in a row – Chem-Dry
  • Nationally recognized and visited by the CEO of Harris Research to view and implement our ideas to help other franchises.  We tested new products and cleaning solutions for Harris Research.
  • We pushed hard for new equipment that would better the system; Harris implemented and revolutionized their process.  This opened a door for Harris to be purchased by Home Depot. CEO Craig Donaldson thanked me for helping all the franchises when he had heard we sold our final franchise in 2010.


​​​​​​Current Projects:
  • Working on starting a Recovery Center in the Lewis Clark Valley that will serve as sober living and helping addicts recover from addiction.
  • Building a family rug cleaning business, Rug Renewal, with my son Lucas, specializing in exclusively cleaning area rugs.  I will be acting in an advisory position while Lucas will be managing the business.
  • We also moved my parents who are suffering with dementia into our home. This is a family affair, with my beautiful wife Carolyn keeping all of us in line.  I thank God for her daily.


Positions Held and Completed Projects:
  • Idaho State Representative for District 6 
  • Lewiston Gun Club - Board of Directors
  • The Tri State Hospital Foundation
  • Red Cross Advisory Board - Founder  
  • Lewiston Air Quality Advisory Board
  • Lewiston Chamber Legislation Committee
  • The Lewis-Clark State Business Division 
  • Jackson Baldwin Falls (graces Lewiston’s entrance)
  • A children’s memorial dedicated to my daughter’s friend, who she watched struggle with cancer through childhood;  unfortunately he passed, but what a remarkable young man he was, who taught all of us,  including adults, valuable lessons about love.
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