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Liberty Lake City Council, position 1

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Phil Folyer 1,782 54.41%
Dg Garcia 1,493 45.59%

* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.

The Candidates

Phil Folyer

Liberty Lake, WA

Education: Graduated from Granton High School in Granton, Wisconsin, in 1986. He earned an associate’s degree from Boise State by transferring his military education credits.

Work experience:Owner of Morse Western Homes. He retired from the Army National Guard after 21 years of service as a 1st sergeant.

Political experience: None

Family: Married. Has children and five grandchildren.

Dg Garcia

Liberty Lake, WA

Education: She graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio in 1973. She earned an associate’s degree in social science from Sacramento City College in 1991 and a bachelor’s degree in multicultural psychology from California State University-Sacramento in 1993.

Work experience: She worked in the California Secretary of State office for several years and also worked with the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing in the Office of Governmental Regulations and the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians before retiring.

Political experience: None

Family: Divorced with two children and four grandchildren.

Complete Coverage

Political newcomers seek Liberty Lake City Council position 1 seat

The race for Liberty Lake City Council position 1 doesn’t have an incumbent after Councilman Bob Moore abandoned the seat in favor of running for the seat vacated by Shane Brickner, who is running for mayor against incumbent Steve Peterson. The race has attracted two political newcomers, retired state of California employee Dg Garcia and homebuilder Phil Folyer.