City: Medical Lake, Washington
Political experience: Active in the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees union.
Work experience: Worked for the Department of Social and Health Services for 21 years as well as the Consolidated Support Services. He was an equipment operator and a licensed wastewater treatment operator. He is a substitute bus driver. Served two years in the U.S. Navy.
Education: Graduated from Walla Walla High School in 1967 and went to Walla Walla Community College. Licensed wastewater treatment operator. Board member at the Water Operator Workshop.
Family: He and his wife have eight children, 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Priorities: Olson wants to make sure the main road is inviting to visitors by cleaning up the lots lining it. He wants new businesses to be attracted to Medical Lake as a venue. He also would like to re-evaluate issues concerning the city’s fire and police department.
Theodore Olson and Gary Plumlee are running for Medical Lake City Council, Position 5.
Meet the candidates for Medical Lake City Council’s Positions 2, 4 and 5.