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State Representativejim buck photo Jim
Buck Democrat

Occupation:Executive Director, Oregon School Personnel Association; Faculty, Lewis and Clark College.

Occupational Background:
Assistant Superintendent & Human Resources Director – Gresham/Barlow School District--25 years administrative experience.

Educational Background:Doctoral Program, Portland State University; Master’s, Central Washington University; Bachelor’s, Gonzaga University.

Prior Governmental Experience:City Councilor and Budget Committee Chair – Estacada.

Jim Buck – A recognized Gresham leader:

  • Led the team to create the Center for Advanced Learning.
  • Initiated and implemented a model Safe Schools program for Gresham-Barlow schools.
  • Spearheaded Gresham’s SUN School program to bring county resources to east county.
  • Advocated for fair funding of Gresham programs at county budget hearings.

Jim Buck – In tune with East Multnomah County
Jim knows the value of a dollar and providing government services within tight budgets. Oregon needs smarter, not more expensive solutions to create jobs, increase accountability and strengthen our schools.

Jim chairs the East County Caring Committee, is on the Board of Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon Jim volunteers with Nature Conservancy, local schools, Red Cross and St. Vincent de Paul.

Jim understands that a good education system is critical to increasing employment opportunities and making adults less dependent on government services. Jim knows that Oregon legislators must cease their partisan bickering and work collaboratively.

Jim Buck Supported by Community Leaders:
Bernie Giusto, Multnomah County Sheriff
Gussie McRobert,
Mary McSwain and Hiroshi Morihara
Diane and Mike McKeel
Lorena Campbell
Sharron Kelley

Jim Buck – We can trust his leadership
Jim brings the experience and leadership Gresham needs in Salem. Jim Buck is a person of substance, compassion and honesty that Gresham-area voters can be proud to elect and have working for them in Salem as State Representative.

Fellow Neighbor:

I will work tirelessly to represent you in Salem. Together we can make a difference. Contact me at:
503-667-9468 or buckfor50@verizon.net Vote for an effective voice in Salem!

(This information furnished by Friends of Jim Buck Committee.)

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