Submitted by P.K. Thumbi
Steilacoom, WA – Paul Kirehu (P.K.) Thumbi announces his candidacy for a seat on the Steilacoom Town Council. Thumbi intends to run for council position 3 that is set to be open. Originally from a small village in Lower Kabete in Central Kenya, Thumbi immigrated to United States in 2012.
The 37-year-old P.K. is a former member of the United States Army Reserves and currently works at Western State Hospital as a Mental Health Technician. P.K. is a member of the Kiwanis Club of Steilacoom and a member of the Steilacoom Community Church.
“Our town is debt free, has great schools, outstanding municipal infrastructure and a public safety system which makes our town one of the safest places in the United States to live. I look forward to continuing the great efforts of Mayor Ron Lucas and current and past town councils” Thumbi states.
As a council member, P.K.Thumbi hopes to help maintain Steilacoom’s rich history of ‘firsts’ in WA State; and guide his newly adopted hometown in keeping its many small town traditions.