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House District 6
Jack L. McFarland, Democrat



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DATE OF BIRTH: January 12, 1952
PLACE OF BIRTH: San Francisco, California
SPOUSE: Marylynn McFarland
CHILDREN: Angela (17), Molly (13), Stuart (10)
RESIDENCE ADDRESS:
2233 Monashka Way
Kodiak, Alaska 99615
MAILING ADDRESS:
PO Box 2342
Kodiak, Alaska 99615
E-MAIL ADDRESS: farland@ptialaska.net
OCCUPATION: Marine Surveyor
LENGTH OF RESIDENCY
IN ALASKA:
46 years


Kodiak: 1960-present
Afognak: 1956-60
Hoonah: 1954-56
Nondalton: 1952-54

EDUCATION:
Kodiak High School, 1966-70, Diploma. Western Washington University, 1971-72; San Diego State University, 1972-74.

POLITICAL AND GOVERNMENT POSITIONS:
Kodiak Island Borough Assembly, 10 years. Kodiak Board of Education, 2 years. Southwest Muncipal Conference, 10 years.

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:
Commercial Fisherman, 28 years; past owner of 4 commercial fishing vessels. President, Alaska Marine Surveyors, Inc., 8 years.

SERVICE ORGANIZATION(S) MEMBERSHIP:
Kiwanis, Elks, Chamber of Commerce, Kodiak High School Booster Club

SPECIAL INTERESTS:
Special Olympics, sport fishing/hunting, youth basketball coaching, private pilot


STATEMENT:

The Alaska Legislature has a significant role in ensuring that all citizens of Alaska have, through public policies:

The current legislature has fallen short in accomplishing these significant and reasonable acts.

As an elected State House Representative of District 6, Kodiak Island, I will proactively advocate for Kodiak to remain a leading model community with:
I would like to continue as a Representative on the state level after serving Kodiak for over 12 years on a local level.

Let's work together to make a change because your vote for a new Representative is the only way that a difference can be made.

Thank you for your vote to allow me to serve you as a public servant on the state level.


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