City: Spokane Valley, WA
Hafner was appointed to the Spokane Valley City Council in 2011 and won an election later that year to keep his seat. He was the chairman of the Positive Change Committee that helped elect five people to the council in 2009. He retired from the Central Valley School District as the assistant superintendent of secondary schools in 1991. Earlier in his career he was principal of Central Valley High School, University High School and Mead High School. Since then he worked a stint as the vice-present and general manager of Appleway Equipment Leasing Inc. from 1996 to 1998.