Occupation: Mayor of Eugene
Occupational Background: State Representative; Public Affairs Director, Planned Parenthood; Teacher
Educational Background: Western Michigan University; California State University, Hayward
Prior Governmental Experience: House Democratic Leader; Commission for Child Care; Lane County Commission on Children and Families; Governor's Task Force on Juvenile Crime Prevention.
Kitty Piercy for Mayor
Honest Leadership for the Progress We Need
"Kitty is an honest leader who doesn't play political games. She tells the truth and does the right thing for Eugene. Julie Daniel, Community Leader
Focused on our Economy
Kitty Piercy is focused on building Eugene's economy with a balanced approach that goes after both large businesses and encourages homegrown local entrepreneurs. Kitty is working for more jobs today, and is nationally recognized for her work to put Eugene in the forefront of the clean energy and technology economy of tomorrow.
And thanks in part to Kitty's hard work, the Olympic Trials are back, bringing millions of dollars into our local economy.
"I appreciate Kitty's roll-up-her-sleeves attitude on fighting for our local jobs and economy. She is tireless and committed." Steve Gab, General Manager, Rainbow Valley Design & Construction, Inc.
Bringing Downtown Back
Kitty is getting results downtown: the "pits" are being filled, new jobs and businesses are arriving and Kitty is leading the charge to make downtown safer.
"Kitty is the one who has finally brought energy and focus to improving downtown. She is delivering the change we need." Tom Kamis, Co-owner, Davis' Restaurant
The Values We Share
Kitty has a lifetime of protecting the things that make Eugene special: our natural beauty, safe and livable neighborhoods, our commitment to justice and rejection of hate. We can trust Kitty to stand up for us – every time.
Just Some of Kitty's Endorsements
Planned Parenthood PAC of Oregon
Lane County Labor Council
Democratic Party of Lane County
Working Families Party of Oregon
Oregon League of Conservation Voters
SEIU Local 503
(This information furnished by Kitty Piercy for Mayor.)