City: Deer Park, Washington
Education: Has automotive associates degree from Spokane Community College.
Political Experience: Served on Deer Park Planning Commission for two years, City Council for 16 years and has been mayor for nearly 12 years.
Work Experience:Worked for 33 years as a bus mechanic and driver for Deer Park School District. Owns coin-operated laundromat, commercial buildings, snow plow business and container business.
Family: Married. Has four children and seven grandchildren.
For the first time in a dozen years, Deer Park will be led by a new mayor.
As Deer Park continues to grow in size, candidates for the mayorship both hope to increase the amount of deputies patrolling and attract more businesses to the area.