State Representative

Katie Riley photo

Democrat (DEM)
Independent (IND)

  • Occupation: Assistant Professor Emerita

    Occupational Background: Assistant Professor, Director of Education, Administrator, Public Health & Preventive Medicine, OHSU, 1992-2009; Administrator in School of Engineering, other departments, UCLA, 1966-1992.

    Educational Background: University of Oregon, B.A.; WSU, M.A; UCLA, Ed.D.

    Prior Governmental Experience: Legislative Task Force, Oregon Commission on Children & Families; Washington County Commission on Children and Families; Northwest Regional Education Service District Board; Multnomah County DUII Advisory Committee.

    Community Involvement: Past President, Oregon Public Health Association; Hillsboro School District Curriculum Committee.

    Good Neighbor. Great Ideas.

    Katie Riley wants to put Oregon back to work.

    • Katie believes we need to cut red tape and expand access to loans to help small businesses
    • Katie will work to end tax breaks for out-of-state corporations and companies that ship jobs overseas
    • Katie will hold banks and lenders accountable

    Katie Riley is a common-sense leader who will protect our schools, our communities and our families.

    • Katie has advocated tirelessly for school innovation for student success
    • Katie knows our community colleges are crucial to training our workforce. Katie will work to end college tuition hikes
    • Katie will fight to protect funding for fire and police for 24/7 coverage

    Katie Riley is dedicated to accountability, efficiency and changing the way government does business.

    • Katie has practical experience overseeing budgets and managing multimillion dollar projects
    • Katie will keep state agencies accountable and transparent with how they spend our money.
    • Katie understands it’s time to make healthcare providers honest about costs and premium increases to guarantee quality, affordable care

    Katie is also nominated by the Independent Party

    Endorsed by:
    Oregon Education Association
    Oregon State Council for Retired Citizens
    Oregon Small Business for Responsible Leadership
    Oregon State Fire Fighters Council
    Oregon Council of Police Associations
    Sierra Club
    Oregon Nurses Association
    Pete Truax, Forest Grove Mayor
    Tom Hughes, former Hillsboro Mayor
    Aron Carleson, Hillsboro City Councilor
    Olga Acuna, Hillsboro City Councilor


    (This information furnished by Katie Riley.)

Elections Division, Oregon Secretary of State • 136 State Capitol • Salem, OR 97310-0722