City: Fairfield, Washington
Education: Graduated from Woodscross High School in Utah in 2001 and earned a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Utah.
Work experience: He has worked in information technology for 15 years. Since moving to Washington has worked for the Department of Labor and Industries.
Elected experience: Appointed to the Fairfield City Council a year ago.
Family: Married to Stephanie Rafferty. Has three children.
A man once fired from Fairfield’s public works department is challenging a sitting council member for the role of mayor of the small town in southern Spokane County.