Sunrise Water Authority Commissioner Eric Hofeld has defeated challengers Heather Campbell and Robert F.P. Ludwick to hold onto his seat in Happy Valley's Zone 5.
In a three-way race for the seat, Hofeld obtained 53 percent of the unofficial May 16 election tally to Campbell's 25 percent and Ludwick's 22 percent.
Sunrise Water Authority serves about 44,000 people in a 22-square-mile area encompassing Happy Valley and areas of unincorporated Clackamas County
A member of the Clackamas County Budget Committee, Hofeld was on the Sunrise Water Authority Budget Committee for two years before he was unanimously appointed to fill a vacant Sunrise board position in 2015. He is a retired financial analyst for the Portland Water Bureau.