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Mark Posthuma

A candidate for Cheney City Council, Position 3, City of Cheney in the 2021 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 3

Age: 50

City: Cheney, Washington

Education: Graduated from Boulder City High School in Nevada and earned a bachelor’s degree in Biblical studies from Life Pacific College.

Work experience: He worked as a pastor in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Klamath Falls, Oregon, before arriving in Cheney to become lead pastor of Cheney Faith Center 16 years ago.

Political experience: First run for office.

Family: Married. Has two children.

Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Jacquelyn Belock 452 36.36%
Mark Posthuma 373 30.01%
Justin Amyot 161 12.95%
Ryan Delaney 135 10.86%
Tim Gainer 122 9.81%

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