As a transplant from Tulare County almost 5 years ago, Mr. Strawn got involved with the Hanford community almost immediately. Looking to be of service to the citizens of Hanford, Mr. Strawn ran for Hanford City Council in 2018 and came in second of 4 candidates. After his unsuccessful run, Mr. Strawn went on to be appointed by the City Council to the Hanford Parks and Recreation Commission where he currently serves as the Vice Chair. Mr. Strawn additionally serves on the Longfield Recreation Center Advisory Committee and serves on ad-hoc playground approval committees. Mr. Strawn’s previous accomplishments have been serving as a past District Field Representative for the California State Assembly, graduating in 2009 from the Leadership Tulare Program that was presented by the Tulare Chamber of Commerce, served 2 terms on the Tulare County Grand Jury, a member of the Tulare Kings Hispanic Chamber serving on the legislative Committee, and served as the Student Senate President for College of the Sequoias.