State Representative
Chuck Burley photo


Occupation: Small business owner, State Representative

Occupational Background: Certified Forester®; U.S. Forest Service (10 years); Forest products industry (18 years)

Educational Background: MBA, James Madison University, 1988; MS, Resource Management and Policy, State University of New York, 1980; BS, Forest Management, Colorado State University, 1977

Prior Governmental Experience: In 2007 he served as Vice- Chair of the House Committee on Energy and Environment and was a member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Natural Resources; 2005 Oregon House of Representatives; Bend Metro Park & Recreation District Board, 1999, 2003; Western Governors' Association National Fire Plan team; Governor Kulongoski's Eastside Forest Advisory Committee

Community Involvement: National Ski Patrol; Deschutes United Way; Oregon Society of American Foresters; Habitat for Humanity.

Success for Central Oregon


"Chuck Burley is a tireless advocate for post secondary education in Central Oregon." Connie Lee, board member, Central Oregon Community College


"Chuck Burley works across party lines to make our communities stronger and better places to work, live and play." Oran Teater, Mayor of Bend, 2002-2004


"Representative Burley does an exemplary job representing our diverse issues. His integrity and dedicated response to his constituents is excellent. I am proud to support Representative Burley and say job well done!" Bev Clarno, former Oregon House Speaker and Oregon State Senator

(This information furnished by Chuck Burley for State Rep.)