Here is a sampling of some things Islanders say about Craig:
Jen Flood: “Craig cares deeply about Mercer Island and ensuring that every member of our community thrives. He's already dedicated hundreds of volunteer hours to volunteering for the city, so I know he'll be committed to putting in the time and work on the council to make thoughtful, disciplined decisions. I also value and respect his deep integrity - I'd be proud to have him represent us.”
Terry Moreman, retired Executive Director of the Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce: " Craig is thoughtful, articulate, analytical, and open minded. He has the skills the Council needs.”
Brad Fowler: "I have known Craig since 1989, when he joined the firm at which I was working. He is collaborative, open-minded, and focused on problem solving and fact-based analysis for decision-making. Craig is a welcome presence at the table where difficult issues require action."
Steve and Diane Smith: “Craig will be a superb City Council member. He has a sophisticated understanding of municipal financial issues. He is also fair minded, willing to listen and courageous.”
Tim Hunkapiller: “It's important that Mercer Island move forward based on facts and a sense of decency. I trust Craig to represent us well in both regards.”
Ken Glass: “Craig would be a terrific addition to the City Council – he has the right temperament, he listens and his experience as an actuary is exactly what Mercer Island needs now.”
Lynda Olson: "I have found Craig to be consistently honest, candid and transparent, and open minded. He listens and communicates respectfully even when he disagrees. He is a proponent of fact-based decision making. He believes in solutions that are realistic and maximize benefits for the most number of Islanders."
Brian Thomas: "Craig showed a clear and consistent commitment to digging into the data, was detail-oriented without losing sight of the big picture, and worked very hard to understand all viewpoints.
Kate and Tom Lamperti: "...we are grateful that Craig recognizes the benefit of the parks and green spaces, arts education and enrichment, and the strength that comes with inclusivity. He has modeled his values as a committed volunteer and welcoming neighbor."
Jody Lee: "Craig has a strong sense of community and has shown repeatedly that he is willing to put his time and energy to bring positive change."
Below please find a partial list of Islanders who have endorsed Craig Reynolds for City Council
|David de Yarza|
|Rae Ann Engdahl|
|Mary Ann Flynn|
|John Gordon Hill|
|Maggie Tai Tucker|
|41st Legislative District Democrats|
|King County Democrats|
|Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility|
|Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest and Hawaii|
|Washington Conservation Voters|
|Eastside Business Alliance|
|Transportation for Washington|
|Equal Rights Washington|