State Representative
Craig Pope photo


Occupation: President, Agriweld Inc.

Occupational Background: 20 year manufacturing company owner; Education Technical Consulting; Volunteer Fire Officer; Reserve Police Officer; Adjunct Professor; Oregon Farmer

Educational Background: Studied mechanical engineering at OSU; Crescent Valley High School; Local Fire and Police Academies

Prior Governmental Experience: Polk County Fire District No. 1 Board; Polk County Committee for Citizen Involvement, Chairman; Luckiamute Domestic Water Cooperative, Vice President

Community Involvement: Willamette Valley Ag Expo, Chairman; Oregon Volunteer Fire Fighters Association, Vice President; Mid Willamette Valley Metals Consortium, Chair; FFA Honorary Chapter Degree.

CRAIG POPE: Experience To Make A Difference

"Craig Pope has been a consistent advocate for the
agricultural community in the Willamette Valley. Craig's
dedication to finding new and innovative ways to improve the
success and sustainability of agriculture in Oregon is why
I'm proud to lend my support."

Patrick Richards, Fisher Implement Company

CRAIG POPE: Experience To Lead

As an active member of countless community-based committees, Pope continues to step in and lead when needed.

"I have served next to Craig and when we needed leadership
he didn't hesitate. I am confident that he will bring a
level of leadership to Salem that our community needs."

Chief Bob Young,
Falls City Volunteer Fire Dept.

CRAIG POPE: Experience That Matters

Pope and his wife Dina have raise 4 children in the Monmouth area. All were raised on the basic principles of honesty, hardwork and commitment.

"My dad's going to make a great Legislator. He's someone you can trust, count on to do what's right, and never lose sight of who he's there working for - all of us!"

Amanda Pope

Craig Pope is endorsed by Oregon Right to Life PAC.

"Representative Boquist has been a strong advocate
for our rural district and represented our values well.
As your next State Representative,
I will seek to do the same!"
Craig Pope


(This information furnished by Friends of Craig Pope.)