Committee Officer, Adjudicating authority and Board member Uniformed Court of
Army Logistician, Director of Logistics Washington Emergency Management
Military Desk Washington State Guard.
Community Service: Life
Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, Life Member Disabled American Veterans, Member
Community Military Appreciation Committee.
Statement: Vancouver deserves new leadership and
vision. I'm a retired Army Lt. Colonel with 36 years experience including
operations, human resources, emergency management, intelligence and security,
airport/sea port and railhead operations. I'm tested and ready to serve.
will foster a better business climate to attract new family wage jobs,
streamline business permits and improve our infrastructure. By investing in
smart transportation solutions, we can reduce traffic congestion to help our
commuters and freight haulers. Emergency
response is critical to the security of our community. I'll prioritize
manpower, equipment and training to improve delivery of public safety services.
use and violent crimes are increasing. I'll implement a long-term plan that
directs resources to first responders and embraces community partnerships. The
current policies regarding homelessness are creating an unfair tax burden and
are making the problem worse. I pledge to implement a plan that will provide
compassion, empower people with proven programs that offer hope, and protect
the quality of life for all citizens and business owners.
Relationships have been shattered and taxpayer
dollars squandered because elected officials have not listened to the citizens.
We must change course and work together for Vancouver. I ask for your vote.