State Representative


OCCUPATION: State Representative; Attorney in private practice, Dallas, Oregon.

OCCUPATIONAL BACKGROUND: Public school teacher.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: BS Education, Western Oregon University, (honors); JD, Lewis and Clark Law School (honors).

PRIOR GOVERNMENTAL EXPERIENCE: Chair, House Interim Judiciary Committee; Chair, Oregon Law Commission; Polk County Jail Citizens Advisory Committee; Polk Committee for Better Roads; Interim Polk County Counsel; Polk County Housing Authority Attorney.

Community Leadership:

Citizens Crime Commission

Boy Scouts (Past Polk District chair)

Dallas Retirement Foundation (Secretary)

Dallas School Lunch Buddy

Trinity Lutheran Church (Member/past President)

Dallas Chamber of Commerce (Past president)

Dallas Rotary (Past president)

Dallas Junior First Citizen

Personal: Married 18 years to Francine; Children, Joel 8 and Lauren 6


"In my first session I sponsored legislation that:


Education: "I support a strong public education system. We must equip our schools with the tools to help our children achieve high academic standards."

Transportation: "I support an improved statewide transportation system. We need a modern transportation system to sustain our economic well-being."

Government and Taxes: "I support greater accountability in services and spending. We can make government more effective through better management."

Public Safety: "I support tough sentences for career criminals and efforts to prevent crime and deter first time and juvenile offenders."

Growth: "We can balance growth with the need to preserve our quality of life through land use planning."


Shetterly is a "shoo-in for Rookie of the Year honors. [A] quick study who seemed to cut to the heart of issues." Statesman Journal, July 7, 1997.

Reelect Lane Shetterly State Representative

(This information furnished by Lane Shetterly.)

Lane Shetterly has agreed to limit campaign expenditures for this General Election under ORS 260.180 but is not bound by that agreement because an opponent for this election has not agreed to limit expenditures or has exceeded the applicable spending limit.

State Representative

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