Jason Gardiner, Candidate for Kirkland City Council

Jason Gardiner

Kirkland City Council Position 2

Party affiliation: None Occupation: Wide Area Network (WAN) Architect, Oracle Corporation Occupational background: 14 Years in the enterprise networking field Educational background: US Navy, Foothill College Organizational affiliations: Sierra Club, NRA Emailjason@gardiner4kcc2.com Websitewww.gardiner4kcc2.com

 

 

1.  WHAT IS THE MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE IN THE CITY YOU WOULD ADDRESS IF ELECTED?
Making sure Kirkland maintains a balanced budget without cutting services to either the newly annexed area or the existing Kirkland neighborhoods.
2.  WHAT OTHER IMPORTANT ISSUES WOULD YOU ADDRESS IF ELECTED?

Updating our processes and city codes so that the annexed area has a smooth transition into being part of Kirkland.

3.  WHAT MAKES YOU THE BEST CANDIDATE FOR THIS OFFICE?
One of the job roles I perform is the integrations of companies that Oracle has purchased ranging in size from the small 500 person companies to major acquisitions that are over 30,000 employees. I drive for standardizing services quickly while also driving down the overall operating costs.  I also plan multi—year strategic efforts enabling Oracle to improve services for both its employees and customers.

KIRKLAND CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES

 

Bob Sternoff Jason Gardiner Jessica Greenway Toby Nixon

Bob Sternoff [ 2, MB, I ]

Jason Gardiner [ 2, KG ]

Jessica Greenway [ 4, NK, I ]

Toby Nixon [ 4, KG ]

Dave Asher Jim Hart

Dave Asher [ 6, NRH, I ]

Jim Hart [ 6, HN ]