Ferndale Mayor Seeks Port Position

ferndale mayor gary jensen

ferndale mayor gary jensenAccording to a news story posted by the The Bellingham Herald, Ferndale Mayor Gary Jensen has announced he is a big believer in term limits and does not plan to run for re-election this year.

Mayor Jensen is quoted as saying, “I’m very positive that (Ferndale’s) bright future will be well served by a new citizen or citizens stepping forward to serve,”

Jensen plans to run for a Port of Bellingham commissioner position instead.

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Mayor Jensen has a long history serving the Ferndale community that starts with his father, a former Ferndale Chief of Police and Gary’s service and leadership with high school athletics, his time as a Ferndale City Council Member and his two terms as mayor.

If that were not enough, other positions Jensen has served and been appointed include

  • Past President, Whatcom Old Settlers
  • Board Member, Ferndale Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Governors Advisory Board
  • Past President, State of Washington Plumbers
  • Ferndale “Man of the Year” 2005
  • Local Business Owner – Sullivan Plumbing

 

 

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