State Representative
Barbara Kyle photo


Occupation: Broker/Owner "A Real Estate Lady"

Occupational Background: Small business owner; legal secretary, Juvenile Department; Licensing Agent, Washington Horse Racing Commission; Loan Manager.

Educational Background: Union High School, Kinman Business College, Spokane Falls Community College, American College of Real Estate, Leadership Institute Northwest.

Prior Governmental Experience: Troutdale City Council, Budget Committee, Urban Renewal Agency and Planning Commission; 3 Cities Fire Committee; 5 city Inter-Governmental Group.

As a small business owner, city councilor, foster parent and wife Barbara Kyle understands what it takes to make ends meet in our community. She understands that East Multnomah County is not like the rest of the County. We deserve an experienced leader like Barbara as our voice in Salem.

Understanding our Community

Barbara has spent more than a decade volunteering in our community.

Fraternal Order of Eagles Troutdale/Fairview; West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce; Gresham Chamber; East Metro Economic Alliance; East Metro Association of Realtors; Women's Council of Realtors; Past Chair Troutdale Summer Fest; Troutdale Bite & Bluegrass Committee.

The Experience to get things done for our community

Barbara was instrumental in adding new city police officers to provide better public safety for our community.

Barbara Kyle is fighting to bring new economic development projects creating family-wage, sustainable and environmentally friendly jobs in our area.

Barbara increased government transparency by insisting all council members were available to their constituents by email.

Barbara Kyle will:

Protect our neighborhoods and provide for the public safety of Oregonians.

Fight to ensure every man, woman and child in Oregon has access to affordable health care.

Work to continue reversing education cuts and create stable funding for our schools and colleges.

Continue her commitment to bring living wage jobs to our community.

Endorsed by our Neighbors

Senator Laurie Monnes Anderson
Douglas Daoust, Council President
Jill Dorrough
Dr. Mark K. Dorrough DDS.
Jacquenette McIntire
David Nelson
Carol L. Nielsen
Paul Thalhofer
Norm Thomas


(This information furnished by Friends of Barbara Kyle.)