State Representative

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Jackie Dingfelder

Occupation: State Representative; Environmental Planning Consultant.

Occupational Background: Consultant; Program Manager, For the Sake of the Salmon; Watershed Coordinator.

Educational Background: Masters of Regional Planning, University of North Carolina; B.A., University of California, Los Angeles.

Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative 2001 - Present; Committees on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Information Management and Technology, Water (Vice-Chair), Audits, Transportation, and Judiciary.

Community Experience: SMART Reader Volunteer; Oregon Hunger Relief Task Force; Columbia-Willamette Planned Parenthood; Portland Public Schools Bond Task Force; Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center.

Jackie vigorously backed increased K-12 and higher education funding.

"Jackie Dingfelder is a leader and ally in our fight for adequate school funding. She will work hard to make sure every Oregon child has a quality education." - Otto Schell, Portland Parent Leader and Education Advocate.

Jackie fought to stop exploitive payday lending practices, pushed for stronger protections against identity theft, and sponsored a bill to increase protections for victims of domestic violence.

Jackie sponsored a bill that requires health insurers to provide equal coverage for mental health and chemical dependency treatments as for other medical care. She advocated for lower prescription drug costs for low-income seniors.

Jackie was chief sponsor and advocate for bills promoting energy independence and renewable fuels. She passed a law creating minimum efficiency standards for appliances that will reduce energy costs and save Oregon households and businesses $253 million by the year 2020.

American Federation of Teachers-Oregon
Oregon League of Conservation Voters
Basic Rights Oregon Equality PAC
Oregon Nurses Association
Oregon AFSCME Council 75
Oregon AFL-CIO

Dear Neighbors:

I am honored to serve you in the Oregon Legislature. I've been working hard to improve our schools, protect our environment, and advocate for working families. I ask for your vote so that I can continue working to support our community. Please contact me if you have questions or concerns.

Jackie Dingfelder
P.O. Box 13432
Portland, OR 97213


(This information furnished by Jackie Dingfelder.)

Elections Division, Oregon Secretary of State • 136 State Capitol • Salem, OR 97310-0722