City: Cheney, Washington
Education: Earned associates degree from ITT Technical Institute.
Political experience: Has previously run for office, never been elected.
Work Experience: Has worked 35 years at Davis Communications working way up from installer to system engineer. Also worked briefly at Zips in high school.
Family: Married. Has two children age 11 and 10.
On this race:
Gainer, 48, ran unsuccessfully for council positions in 2005 and 2007. He moved to Cheney in 1979, graduated from Cheney High School in 1981 and has been employed by Davis Communications since 1982. Gainer cites his business experience, and says he wants strong ties with EWU and business growth. He wants to help businesses cope with regulations.
|Graeme Webster ()||846||52.90 %|
|Tim Gainer ()||752||47.10 %|