Candidate for: Bonner County Sheriff
City of residence: Ponderay
Years of residence in Bonner County and Idaho: 6
Marital status/family: Married, wife Karen, and 3 children
Education: Bachelor of Music Education
Recent or pertinent employment history:
Public offices held:
Nonprofit groups or service organizations to which you belong:
Masonic Lodge, Shriners
Relevant experience you wish to include or mention:
Three-year time span working in Yellowstone and Yosemite National Parks (law enforcement) for the U.S. Department of Interior.
Why are you running for public office?
In order to serve and protect the residents of Bonner County. To better focus the sheriff’s’ department on issues directly relating to Bonner County.
If you are elected, how much time will you spend each week in the office?
As much time as possible to accomplish this important task for Bonner County residents.
Describe the top three to five issues you believe are most important, why you consider them most important, and your position on these issues.
What differentiates you from other candidates? Why should people vote for you?
My age and personal experiences define my abilities. I have spent most my entire career in multiple professions and have wide ranging experiences. My background has allowed me to interface with a variety of people and management levels and obtain the skills required to perform the sheriff’s roles and duties.