A candidate for Council Pos. 3, City of Spokane Valley in the 2011 Washington General Election
City: Spokane Valley, WA
In his words: “Some are embarrassed because I question everything, but I believe that’s my job.”
His pitch: Woodard wants to preserve the values and the culture of Spokane Valley: low taxes, bigger lots and a welcoming atmosphere for businesses. He’s strongly opposed to new taxes.
Experience: Woodard has served on the council for five years, and he’s deputy mayor. He first replaced Rose Dempsey for a year, and then he was elected. Works as a real estate agent and a broker.
Education: Graduated from Gonzaga Prep in 1971 and has about a year and half of college classes at Spokane Community College.