- Democrat (DEM)
Occupation: Farmer; Cashier, Costco Wholesale Albany, OR.
Occupational Background: Supervisor, Costco Wholesale; Supervisor, Tree Top Inc., Internship, Human Resources; United States Forest Service, Wild Land Firefighter; United States Marine Corps.
Educational Background: Oregon State University, BS Political Science; Linn-Benton Community College AA; USMC, Schools of Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanics / Primary Marksmanship Instruction.
Prior Governmental Experience: Lebanon Aquatic District Budget Committee; USMC.
Other Experience: Loaned Executive and Funds Distribution Committee United Way of Linn County; Board Member Rock Hill School Foundation; Board Member Scroggins Rural Heritage Foundation; United Way of Yakima County, Campaign Director Tree Top.
Civic Organizations: American Legion, VFW/Amvets, Albany Civic Theater.
- I will utilize taxpayer money in a prudent manner that is not wasteful.
Representing the People
- I will make myself available to the citizens of Linn County to hear their concerns.
Quality of Life
- I will work with local business leaders, State, and Federal Agencies to find solutions that addresses unemployment and jobs retraining in Linn County.
- I will work to protect the natural beauty and resources of the county by encouraging the utilization of existing resources within urban growth boundaries.
While working with the United Way of Linn County, I have had contact with local agencies and members of the community. As a result, I have had the unique opportunity to see the daily challenges that face the residents of this county.
As a candidate for Linn County Commissioner the fair and equal representation of Linn County's residents is my #1 priority. I will accomplish this through a strong work ethic, an open-door policy, and a willingness to listen to the people's concerns and act upon them. I will look to improve the quality of life for the residents of our county by helping to build a stronger local economy that is sustainable and vibrant.
Vote Pete Boucot Linn County Commissioner
(This information furnished by Friends of Pete Boucot.)