Occupation:Nursery Owner and Manager
Occupational Background:Founder and Owner, Northwoods Nursery
Educational Background:Bachelor of Arts, Russian Language, Portland State University
Prior Governmental Experience:Chair, Molalla Community Planning Organization
SOLID EXPERIENCE AND LEADERSHIP FOR DISTRICT 18
A Vote for Jim is a Vote for Our Local FarmersJim is committed to supporting Oregon Agriculture and helping large and small farmers alike stay on their land. He will work to find markets for our farm products, and will encourage the development of new and valuable crops.
A Vote for Jim is a Vote for our SchoolsOur children are the future of our communities and our state. They deserve a quality and well-rounded education. Jim will work hard to ensure that our schools receive the secure and stable funding they need, while making certain that our tax dollars are spent efficiently.
A Vote for Jim is a Vote for a Healthy EconomyWe need jobs. Jim will work to attract new businesses to our communities. He will encourage the creation of home-based enterprises and the development of new value-added products for a vibrant farm economy.
A Vote for Jim is a Vote for Financial ResponsibilityAs your State Representative, Jim pledges to make sure your tax dollars are used efficiently and to keep you aware of how the government uses your money. As a successful small business owner, Jim will work for fiscal responsibility and will provide leadership on budget issues while working to make our state revenues more stable and equitable.
JIM GILBERT FOR STATE REPRESENTATIVE