DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Houston County Commissioner Doug Sinquefield is throwing his hat in the ring for Houston County Commission Chairman.
Sinquefield made his official announcement Tuesday afternoon at the Ashford Historic Train Depot.
The commissioner has served Houston County for over 10 years, and says he wants to continue those efforts with is election.
Sinquefield says his experience serving as a Houston County Commissioner and serving Houston County as a citizen has prepared him for the job.
“I’ve studied hard, I’ve worked hard since 2010,” Sinquefield said. “When I came in I hit the ground running and I knew I wanted to be a public servant. I didn’t want to do things for me I wanted to do things for the people of Houston County”
Sinquefield says if elected his first priority would be improving logistics –such as county roads.