Personal: Age 72; widowed; two sons, one daughter.
Education: Davis High School in Yakima.
Profession/job: Retired, worked for Key Tronic Corp. in Spokane Valley for 18 years and later worked as a clerk at Jones Pharmacy in Deer Park. Currently serving as the Veterans of Foreign Wars 3067 Ladies Auxiliary President.
Political experience: Elected to Deer Park City Council, Position 3 in 2001.
Money raised: None at this time.
Person who influenced her the most: “My kids are very supportive, and I’m real proud of them. My daughter is a dental assistant and both of my boys have their own businesses. I’m very close to my children. They tell me to ‘go get it, Mom. ‘ ”
Favorite president: John F. Kennedy.
First priority, if elected: To continue making progress and attract new businesses in the area.
Quote: “I try to listen to the people and do what they want. I try to do my best.”
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