Today we will be hearing from our own Rotarian, former city councilman Fred Olin. He'll be addressing a city manager vs mayor form of government.

Fred's Background info from the Kitsap Sun's 2013 election guide archives, at

Background Information

Educational background:


BA- Washington State University
MA-University of Puget Sound

Current occupation/work history:


Currently, loan officer for Olympic Northwest Mortgage.
Retired education administrator. Twenty-one years years as a classroom teacher grades 1-12.
Former Realtor and associate broker; sales manager.

Volunteer/Civic involvement:


Civil Service Commissioner for City of Port Orchard.
Member, Port Orchard Revitalization Team.
Director, South Kitsap Youth Athletic Association Girls Basketball program.
Co-ordinator, SKYAA Basketball Referees program.
Team Manager, South Kitsap Eastern Little League.

Family info (spouse, children):


Married to Fran (retired SKHS Counselor), four grown children, one grandchild.

How long have you lived in the community?


38 years