|Member of the Washington Senate
from the 42nd district
|Born||Los Angeles, California|
|Alma mater||Washington State University, FBI National Academy|
Brandland was the recipient of a 2009 Fuse "Sizzle" Award. He was given the Profiles in Courage Sizzle Award for voting for a bill expanding domestic partnership rights for same sex couples and their families in the face of significant opposition from his fell party members in the state Legislature.