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Rick Freier

A candidate for Spokane Valley Fire Commission Position 3, Spokane Valley Fire Department in the 2023 Washington General Election, Nov. 7

Age: 53

City: Spokane Valley, Washington

Education: Graduated from Othello High School in 1989. Earned a criminal justice degree from Spokane Community College in 2015.

Political experience: None.

Work experience: Served in the Marine Corps, retired as a first sergeant. Spent 24 years as a firefighter and fire investigator with the Spokane Valley Fire Department.

Family: Married to Kristin Freier. Has three daughters.

Fundraising: Freier has opted for the Public Disclosure Commission’s “mini reporting” option. As long as he raises less than $7,000, he doesn’t have to disclose individual donors or donation amounts. In an interview, Freier shared that the Spokane Valley firefighters’ union has donated to his campaign.

Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Rick Freier 21,263 69.31%
George Orr 9,416 30.69%

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