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Liberty Lake City Council, position 3

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Dan Dunne 1,705 53.41%
Holly Woodruff 1,487 46.59%

* 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

Dan Dunne

Liberty Lake, WA

Education: Graduated from Kentridge High School in Kent, Washington, in 1987. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Washington in 1992 and a master’s in business administration from Gonzaga University.

Work experience: He is the enterprise solutions architect for Washington Trust Bank and formerly worked as a mechanical engineer for many years. Former engineering manager at KeyTronic.

Political experience: He was first elected to the Liberty Lake City Council in 2012 and is running for this third term. He previously served on the city’s planning commission for three years.

Family: Married to Shanna Dunne. They have two children.

Holly Woodruff

Liberty Lake, WA

Education: Graduated from Clairmont Northeast High School in Batavia, Ohio, in 1969. She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work in 1993 and a master’s degree in social work in 1994, both from Indiana University.

Work experience: Former mental health social worker who retired as director of counseling services at Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana, in 2013 after a 15-year career. She currently teaches online social work classes through Indiana University.

Political experience: Previously elected as regional representative to the Indiana State Board of Social Work.

Family: Lives with life partner Lora Reeves; has three children and five grandchildren.

Complete Coverage

Liberty Lake City Council race features newcomer Holly Woodruff, incumbent Dan Dunne

Political newcomer Holly Woodruff is challenging incumbent Dan Dunne for his seat on the Liberty Lake City Council, which Dunne has held for eight years.