City: Cheney, WA
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.