Community Leader Hira Singh Bhullar Announces Campaign For Kent City Council

Kent-Community leader Hira Singh Bhullar announced his campaign today for the Kent City Council. 

“I have a strong passion for public service. I believe my background in business and my experience in Kent non-profits will be a benefit as Kent continues to grow and change over the next few years,” said Hira Singh Bhullar.

Bhullar has lived in Kent for over ten years. He serves as a board member for  Kent Youth & Family Services, Kent YMCA, Kent Schools Foundation, Sunrise Rotary Club and Khalsa Gurmat School.

In his professional career, Bhullar has  over 22 years of professional experience in different business sectors while working in IT. As a  Senior Software Developer at Starbucks Coffee, he supports retail operations, supply chain and sales data.  He’s previously supported Human Resources, Payroll, Accounts  Payable and General Ledger at US Xpress  trucking company, Flooring Materials manufacturing at Mohawk Industries and IT Sales Team and  Education at IBM.

“My priority as Councilmember will be to support programs and policies that build strong communities and create opportunities for every child, family and resident of our city. I will help Kent  thrive by making our diversity a strength, find creative ways to generate revenue for city, creating good  jobs that support families, improving transportation, making every neighborhood safe and increasing access to local government,” added Bhullar.

Hira lives with his wife and two kids on the East Hill in Kent.