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Whitworth Water District Commission, Position 3

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Leroy (Lee) Legnon 6,775 79.05%
Stevan Veselinovic 1,796 20.95%

* 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

Leroy (Lee) Legnon

Spokane, Washington

Education: Graduated high school in 1980 in Roanoke, Virginia. Received his associate's degree of science in electronic systems technology in 1988 from the Community College of the Air Force. Received his bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland University College.

Political experience: Currently serves as a commissioner. 

Work experience: Worked as a cybersecurity expert and program manager for 20 years. 

Family: Married. Has two children.

Stevan Veselinovic

Spokane Valley, Washington

Education: No formal education, according to his voter's guide statement.

Political experience: None.

Work experience: Worked in technical and systems analysis.

Complete Coverage

Current commissioner hopes to keep role in Whitworth Water District race

Whitworth Water District Commissioner Leroy (Lee) Legnon looks to another term this election, facing Stevan Veselinovic, who has a background in information technology