State Representative, 13th District
City where I live: Eugene
Skills: Occupation: State Representative Occupational Background: Library program manager Educational Background: University of Oregon, BS 1975 Prior Governmental Experience: Eugene City Council, 1993-2005; Eugene Planning Commission, 1987-1993; Lane Council of Governments Board
3 things I will do if I win:
1. Continue working to keep our communities safe by mitigating the risks posed to us by climate change, especially wildfire. I worked tirelessly to fund the installation of high-tech (ALERTWildfire) cameras for early wildfire detection. I will ensure that Oregon continues to lead the nation in env
2. As I have done in previous legislative sessions, investing in public education K-12 through higher education is another top priority, including career technical education and apprenticeships. I’m pushing back on excessive testing to ensure students are succeeding and learning the skills the
3. As I have done previously, I will continue to prioritize reducing homelessness through safe sleeping sites and expanding the availability of “tiny homes” and other emergency and transition shelters with services. I will also seek to improve long-term care facilities and protect the residents.