Office: Jefferson County Commission, District 3
Residence: Pleasant Grove
Political experience: None
Professional experience: Member, Boilermakers 108; owner, Emperial Realty and Auction, 2004-2008.
Civic experience: Attends, First Baptist Church of Pleasant Grove.
Education: Training as a real estate broker and auctioneer.
Main issues: Watson said illegal dumps and litter were important to him when his campaign began. Since then, he’s become concerned that the population growth in Jefferson County is not as much it should be. People leaving the county is the problem. He said people are working in Jefferson County and living elsewhere, creating a vacuum of wealth.
Top contributors: Rodney Watson, $4,200.