Occupation: Circuit Judge
Occupational Background: Teacher, Sisters School 1967-1968; Deputy District Attorney, Marion County 1974 -1975, Jackson County 1975-1977, and Deschutes County 1977-1979; District, then Circuit Judge, Deschutes County 1979-2004.
Educational Background: South Salem High School graduate 1961; University of Oregon bachelors degree 1966, masters degree 1970; Willamette University J.D. law degree 1974.
Prior Governmental Experience: Deputy District Attorney, District Judge, Circuit Judge.
Other Information: I have been married to Kelly McNamara for 15 years. We have two sons, 13 and 10, who attend school in Bend. We live between Bend and Redmond.
RE-ELECT JUDGE ED PERKINSYour judges should be EXPERIENCED, COURTEOUS and they should LISTEN to those who appear before them.
Your judges should decide your case and others FAIRLY and MPARTIALLY.
Your judges should do their work promptly.
Your judges, when sentencing people in criminal cases, should punish the criminal and deter further crime. Your judges should also protect the victim and make the victim whole.
RE-ELECT JUDGE ED PERKINSI have been a judge in Deschutes County for almost 25 years. Before that I was in the District Attorneys office here. I have been active in civic clubs, associations and groups and in legal committees and associations while a judge.
SOME of you know me personally.
MANY of you have friends or lawyers who know me or who have been in court before me. Ask them what kind of a person I am and how Ive done my job as judge. Ask them how you should vote.
ALL of you decide - Have I been FAIR, IMPARTIAL, and COURTEOUS to you and those you know? Have I done my job well? Do I deserve to remain your judge? If you think so .
RE-ELECT JUDGE ED PERKINS(This information furnished by Ed Perkins.)