State Representative
Steve Griffith photo


Occupation: Attorney

Occupational Background: Partner, Stoel Rives LLP; Clerk, U.S. District Court for Oregon; Clerk, U.S. Attorney's Office Southern Dist., New York; Analyst, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Teacher, U.S. Peace Corps

Educational Background: JD, Stanford Law School; M Phil, Oxford University; BA, Harvard College

Prior Governmental Experience: 1987-1995, Member, Portland School Board - Chair four times; 1981, Counsel, Oregon House Judiciary Committee

Community Involvement: Volunteer Instructor, Lincoln High School U.S. Constitution class; Board of Directors, Oregon League of Conservation Voters; Speaker, Oregon Law Institute; Governing Council, The Wilderness Society; Coach, Oregon Youth Soccer Association; Elder, Presbyterian Church

Family: Married to Christine for 27 years; son and daughter


Good Education

Good Economy and Environment

Good Health

Good Government


Victor Atiyeh, former Oregon Governor; Norma Paulus, former Secretary of State; Martha A. Marks, Ph.D, President, Republicans for Environmental Protection; Stand For Children (dual endorsement)

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(This information furnished by Steve Griffith for Oregon House.)