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
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
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
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:
Chosen Tillamook County Citizen of the Year in 2004.
Past President of the Tillamook Chamber of Commerce.
Past President of the Tillamook Kiwanis Club.
Coached Tillamook YMCA youth baseball and basketball for 7 years.
Served on School District 9 Advisory Committee.
Past member of the Tillamook Bay Community College Work & Family Seminars Advisory Committee.
Served on the Tillamook County Commission on Children and Families.
Chosen in 1992 to be a Portland Trailblazer Community All Star for Oregon.
Currently serves on two County Loan Advisory Boards, the SMART Leadership Council, and the United Way Board.
Served on the statewide Salmon and Trout Enhancement Program (STEP) Advisory Committee for 5 years, with 1 year as Chair.
Served on the Budget Committee for the Port of Tillamook Bay.
Past member of the Oregon Coastal Zone Management Assoc. Advisory Committee on the Restoration of Tillamook Bay.
Served on the Tillamook County Performance Partnership Executive Committee.
Past Regional Director and Annual Meeting Chair of the Oregon State Management Assoc.
Appointed by the Oregon Dept of Fish & Wildlife Commission in 1991 to be a member of the Fish Restoration & Enhancement Board, served two terms and was twice selected as Chair of the R&E Board.
Recognized by the Fish & Wildlife Commission for major contributions to assisting Oregon's Fish and Wildlife.
Appointed by the Governor to serve as the State's representative on the Federal Lands Province Advisory Committee representing the Oregon Coast and served one term.
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
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
Tillamook Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
Marie Mills Center Board of Directors
Pacific Christian School Board of Directors