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Jon Couture

Fire Commissioner Jon Couture was elected to the Fire District 3 Board of Fire Commissioners in 2007.

Jon has three grown children and three grandchildren, and lives in Hockinson with his wife Jeannie. Jon and Jeannie recently celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary. Jon was born in Connecticut, and grew up in Massachusetts and Southern California. He has lived in Washington since 1978.

Jon served as Service and Parts Director at Ray Reece dealerships in Portland for 31 years until the company was sold in 2010. He completed numerous training and certification programs, including the General Motors Institute, Volkswagen Management, Isuzu Management, and Hyundai Management. He also serves on the Volkswagen Service Council. He now manages the largest Utility trailer sales company in the Northwest, located in Portland. 

Jon has been a Volunteer Firefighter with Fire District 3 for 27 years. His fellow firefighters have selected him Volunteer Firefighter of the Year seven times. He is active in many community groups and has led a Men's Ministry for 12 years. His favorite hobby is collecting, restoring, and displaying relics of the "Old West". His passion is serving others and the community.

Jon has a strong personal connection to our community. He believes in the importance of efficient and cost effective emergency services. Jon brings years of private industry perspective and experience to the Board.

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