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Richard Price

A candidate for Deer Park School Board At Large Position 5, Deer Park School District in the 2023 Washington General Election, Nov. 7

Age: 75

Education: Earned bachelor’s of science degree from Iowa State University in 1971.

Work experience: Retired. Engineer and manager for Stevens County Public Utility District, with 33 years of experience. Production Manager for Prestress Concrete Company from 1973 to 1976. Previously on board of Tri-County Christian Center and Deer Park School District building committee. Church ministry speaker for Gideons. Former U.S. Army captain with active duty in Germany from 1971-1973 and six additional years in Army Reserves.

Political experience: Has served as a precinct committee officer for the Republican Party.

Family: Married to Penny Price and has two children. Both attended Deer Park School District.

Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Eric J. Keller 1,597 53.63%
Richard Price 1,381 46.37%

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