City: Newman Lake, Washington
Education: Graduated from Shadle Park High School in 1977. Graduated from Yakima Valley Community College in 1981 with a degree in accounting.
Political experience: Moab Water District board member for the last 12 years. Fire Commissioner for Spokane County Fire District 13 since 2017.
Work experience: Manager of Otis Hardware for the last 26 years; owned her own accounting business.
Family: Three dogs, two cats.
The manager of a hardware store is facing a former Federal Aviation Administration worker in the race for a seat on the fire commission serving Newman Lake.