Personal: Age 36 … born in Spokane … spent six years in U.S. Navy … pastor of Spokane Faith Center … North Side resident … member Spokane School District Citizens Advisory Committee … past PTO president, Arlington Elementary … Married, four children.
Education: Bachelor’s degrees in general studies and psychology and a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Eastern Washington University.
Finances: Filed Public Disclosure Commission forms, but has not yet reported contributions.
Issues: Special-education children in regular classrooms: Only those disabled children who can keep up with coursework unassisted should be in regular classrooms.
Safe schools: Thinks district is doing a good job making schools safer.
Computers-in-schools tax: Voted against it in 1994 because it wasn’t explained thoroughly. Now says he supports it.
His guiding lights: His Christian beliefs would guide his votes on the school board.
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