State Representative


OCCUPATION: Division Chief, Lebanon Fire District (Ret.)

OCCUPATIONAL BACKGROUND: Decorated member of the Lebanon Fire District/ 27 years; Truck driver; Welder; United States Marine Corps, Vietnam.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: Associate Degree Chemeketa Community College; Associates Degree Linn-Benton Community College; Graduate Lebanon High School.

PRIOR GOVERNMENTAL EXPERIENCE: Chair & Member Lebanon Community School Board.


"I am proud to support Dan Wilkerson in his race for House District 37. His record of local leadership, and commitment to community service will make an excellent background for legislative representation in Salem."

Governor John Kitzhaber

"Dan is a strong advocate for accountability in spending and stable school funding while collaborating with parents, teachers, administrators, and fellow community members for long term solutions for our educational needs."

Tamara Suing, Local parent

"As past president of the Lebanon Chamber of Commerce Dan understands the needs of small business. He has worked on numerous projects which enhance the livability of our district. He will be a great asset in Salem."

Ron Passmore, Former Mayor of Lebanon


Dan and his wife Kaye have lived in our area for forty five years. They have three children and seven grandchildren who all live and work in our district. Whenever there is a community job to be done, Dan is there. Whether he is volunteering for the soup kitchen, working on the Century park project, or as a member of the Lebanon School Foundation ­ Dan is with us.

"Dan will work to provide crime prevention programs, victims programs, and strong enforcement of Oregon laws. He believes criminal sanctions should be swift and sure."

Sheriffs of Oregon

"Dan has been a strong advocate for public safety issues throughout his career. I am proud to support his legislative candidacy."

Linn County Sheriff, Dave Burright

Our next State Representative Dan Wilkerson will be a voice for us in Salem.

(This information furnished by Friends for Dan Wilkerson.)

Dan Wilkerson has not agreed to limit campaign expenditures for this General Election under ORS 260.180.

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