Occupation: Executive Director, Clackamas Women's Services
Occupational Background: Privacy Officer, The Regence Group; Consultant, Ajilon, Inc; Operations Manager, Healthsource Inc.
Educational Background: MBA, New Hampshire College; BS, Nazareth College, Management
Prior Governmental Experience:West Linn City Council, 2005-present (2 terms); West Linn Budget Committee, 2005-present (2 terms); South Fork Water Board 2005-06; Clackamas County Citizen Review Board 1998-2005; Merrimack, NH, School Planning & Building Committee 1991-1996
Watching out for us 24/7.
Protecting health: Michele is strongly pro-choice and will fight efforts to roll back reproductive rights. She supports funding for stem cell research to give new hope to Oregonians suffering from diseases like Alzheimer's.
Looking out for schools: Michele Eberle knows we need to get more dollars into the classroom. She will work for stable school funding, smaller class sizes, and better training and retention of teachers.
Monitoring health care costs: Eberle believes it's time to make providers more accountable about health care costs. She wants to require hospitals and insurance companies to follow fair and consistent pricing guidelines based on actual costs of service.
Safeguarding Oregon's future: Michele knows we must control tuition costs and ensure no qualified student is priced out of state universities, community colleges, or vocational programs.
Running government like clockwork: As President of West Linn's City Council, Eberle oversaw audits and spending to make sure tax dollars were spent wisely, and government was more accountable. She helped uncover a $1.4 million embezzlement and restore West Linn's maximum bond rating.
Watching over our families: Running Clackamas Women's Services, Eberle works to keep women and children safe from domestic violence. She'll work in Salem to ensure better training and enforcement of child abuse reporting laws and to give parents tools they need to keep kids safe.
Governor Barbara Roberts
Darlene Hooley, Congresswoman OR 5th
West Linn Mayor Norm King
Clackamas County Commissioner Lynn Peterson
State Senator Richard Devlin
Washington County Commissioner Dick Schouten
NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon PAC
(This information furnished by Michele Eberle for State Rep. Committee.)