City: Mead, WA
Education: Graduated from Cheney High School in 1975.
Political background: First run for office.
Work experience: Commercial and industrial appraiser for Spokane County. Has been employed at the Spokane County assessor’s office for nearly 25 years as an accredited residential and commercial appraiser. Spent five years as a Realtor for Tomlinson Black.
Family: Married. Has four daughters and nine grandchildren.
Two Republican candidates are vying to become the newest Spokane County assessor following current assessor Vicki Horton’s retirement announcement earlier this year.