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Non-Partisan, 1st Term Expired 12/31/02
2nd Term Expired 12/31/06
3rd Term Expired 12/31/10
4th Term Expires  12/31/14

B.A. Oregon State University

District 2 State Representative from 1/1991 - 12/1998
Owner and Operator of Mt. View Landscaping (25 years)

State Rep. Activities 1991-1998
House Agriculture
Forestry and Natural Resources Committee
House Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
Water and Environment Committee
Water Policy Committee
State and School Finance Committee
House Transportation Committee

Past Community Services Include:
Tillamook Chamber of Commerce Director
Garibaldi Museum Director
Tillamook Volunteer Fire Department Member
Tillamook County Commission on Children and Families Member

Political Experience:
Director and President of Tillamook PUD
President Oregon PUD Association
Port of Garibaldi Commissioner
Bay City Planning Commission Chair
208 Water Quality Committee Member
Tillamook County Democratic Central Committee Chair


Mark Labhart   
Non-Partisan, 1st Term Expired 12/31/08
2nd Term Expired 12/31/12
3rd Term Expires 12/31/16
Married, one son, one daughter, two grandchildren

B.S. Oregon State University

34 years with Oregon Dept. of Forestry, which included being the District Forester in Tillamook for 21 years managing the majority of the Tillamook State Forest which is about half of Tillamook County; was an Incident Commander on the State's Fire Overhead Mgmt Team 1 for 11 years; was one of five people nationwide to be qualified as an Area Commander.
Chosen by the Society of American Foresters as Forester of the Year for Oregon.

Past Community Services and Other Professional Activities Include:

Tillamook County Board of Commissioners since 2004
Board Member of the Association of Oregon Counties (AOC)
Legislative Committee member AOC
District 7 (Tillamook, Lincoln, Clatsop, Columbia counties) Chair, AOC
Vice-Chair of the AOC Transportation Steering Committee
National Association of Counties - Transportation Steering Committee
President, Columbia Pacific Economic Development District for Tillamook, Clatsop, Columbia & Western Washington counties
Board member Tillamook County Economic Development Council since 2004
Board member & previous President Northwest Oregon Economic Alliance
Board member Tillamook Forest Heritage Trust
Board member North West Area Commission on Transportation for Tillamook, Clatsop, Columbia and western Washington counties since 2004
Board Member NW Oregon Regional Solutions Steering Committee
Chair, OSU Extension Service Statewide Advisory Network Steering Committee
Appointed by Governor to serve as Oregon Countyís rep. on Governorís Implementation Task Force to implement Oregon Resilience Plan to deal with earthquakes and Tsunamis
Appointed by Governor in Nov. 2007 to be one of four County Commissioners on Federal Forest Payments Task Force
Appointed to serve as West Coast Representative on FEMAís Hazard Mitigation Leadership Group
Appointed by the Governor to the State Flood Recovery Cabinet
Chair of the Tillamook County Flood Hazard Mitigation Steering Committee since 2006
Co-Convener with Sen. Johnson of the Tillamook Oregon Solutions Project to address unacceptable flooding in the north Tillamook area
Appointed by Governor to serve on ODOTís Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee
Board member of TIDE (Tillamook Intergovernmental Development Entity) regarding wave energy siting
Board Member Tillamook County Public Safety Coordinating Council since 2004
Board member of the Oregon Coastal Zone Management Association in 2005
Board member Marie Mills Center for
developmentally disabled adults since 2004
Member Council of Forest Trust Lands Counties since 2004
Member of the Tillamook County Farm Bureau since 2004
Member of the Tillamook County Historical Society
Member Tillamook County General Hospital Civic Advisory Board since 2004
Board member of the North West Oregon Housing Authority Board in 2005
Member of the Pacific City Chamber of Commerce since 2005
Previous Board Member of the O&C Counties
Previous Board Member of the Governorís Economic Recovery Cabinet
Previous Board member Tillamook County United Way 2005 -2014
Member of the Tillamook Chamber of Commerce since 1984
Chosen as Tillamook County Citizen of the Year in 2004
Past President of the Tillamook Chamber of Commerce
Chosen as Tillamook County Volunteer of the Year in 2002
Member Tillamook County Historical Society
Member of the Tillamook Kiwanis Club since 1984 and past President
Board Member Start Making a Reader Today SMART (from inception through 2005)
Member of Mayors Ball Steering Committee since 2005

Mark has been married to Melanie for 40 years. They have two grown children Jeff who works for ODOT in Bend and Megan who works for Disney Cruise Lines and they have three grandchildren. Before becoming a County Commissioner Mark worked for 34 years with the Oregon Department of Forestry. Most of his forestry career was spent as Manager of the majority of the Tillamook State Forest.


Non-Partisan, 1st Term Expires 12/31/16

Bill and his wife, Marilyn, have a daughter, Alix, attending Oregon State University and a son, Mitch, a senior attending Tillamook High School

B.S. Oregon State University

Bill is a Certified Public Accountant and in 1980 started his own CPA firm, which expanded into a partnership with his spouse in 1991. As a Certified Public Accountant, he has audited many of the county's schools, municipalities, and special districts. In addition, his background in taxation has given him a broad experience with the farming and business communities.

Past Community Services Include:
President of the YMCA Board of Directors
President of the Port of Tillamook Bay
Tillamook County Pioneer Museum Board of Directors
Oregon-Tillamook Rail Authority
Salmonberry Coalition
Tillamook Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
Marie Mills Center Board of Directors
Pacific Christian School Board of Directors










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