Precinct Committee People
Precinct Committee People are the foundation of Oregon democracy; elected by their peers to represent them in their local political parties. If you have a question about government, politics, or how to get engaged in your community, these are the folk to call!
Precint 001-Bay City
Andrea Goss is a passionate advocate for the CASA(Court Appointed Special Advocate) program. She is also an active member of the AAUW(American Assoication of University Women)
Larry is a retired resident of Bay City. He has led an interesting life most recently working as a piano tuner. He also serves as Treasurer of the Master Gardeners program. For the Democrats he serves as Chair of the Membership Committee.
David lives in Bay City, and was elected to the City Council in November ’16. He serves as the city’s Fire Department liaison, and is the president of the Tillamook Farmers Market. He has worked in the waste management industry for over two decades. He speaks English, Hungarian, German, and a little Ukrainian. He is also the much admired Chair of the Tillamook County Democrats.
Phone: (503) 801-7866
Life-long Tillamook native, graduated from Tillamook High and have a degree in Business Management from George Fox University. Also an experienced traveler, retired accountant and business owner. Many interests including husband, children, and five grandchildren. Currently hold offices in the Tillamook Pioneer Association and the (AAUW) American Association of University Women of Tillamook.
Sonya lives, creates music and gardens at her hillside home in Cloverdale. A retired transportation planner with ODOT, she currently serves on the Pacific City Farmers Market and South Tillamook Co. Library Club boards, and volunteers at the South County Food Pantry. A founding member of Progressive Action Tillamook, Sonya heads up the Human Rights Awareness Committee focusing on immigrant rights.
With music and careful words Fred keeps us all honest. He is a leader in PAT(Progressive Action Tillamook) and serves as the Tillamook Democrats Communications Committee Chair.
Precinct 008- Fairview
Active County Community participant for over 40 years. Currently serving on Tillamook County Library Board, Tillamook County Library Foundation, Tillamook Revitalization Association, Tillamook City Planning Commission, Tillamook Urban Renewal Agency.
Working part-time as a victim specialist in the DA’s Victim Assistance Program.
Stevie is the Mayor of Wheeler. While there are people filing the Precinct Committee Person slots in Wheeler itself Stevie feels passionate about representing the truely rural members of her community who live on Hwy 53 and the Miami-Foley.
Precinct 014- Kilchis
Kim is an RN, and a proud lifelong Democrat, who believes in health care for all Americans, including Mental Health and Dental coverage. She strongly advocates for women, children, families, and all folks who cannot advocate for themselves. As a resident of Bay City since 1992, she is a Master Gardener, Bee-Keeper, mother of five, and a grandmother of two.
Tim Borman has lived in Bay City since 1992 and is a lifelong Registered Democrat, and a newly "minted" Democratic PCP activist. He is a semi-retired physician, proud Grandfather, and trained volunteer community mediator. As such,Timis dedicated to NonViolent principles
Precinct 016- Nehalem
Lynda is a nurse and newly elected member of the Nehalem Bay Health Board. She has jumped into local politics and is a powerful advocate for the underrepresented. She serves on the Communications and Legislative Committees. Thank you Lynda!!
Precinct 018 - Netarts
Precinct 020- Oceanside
Elki has lived in Oceanside for 30 years and is a volunteer firefighter for the Netarts-Oceanside Fire Department. She also volunteers at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum. In the fall, she will be taking the Master Recycling workshop. She was a library assistant at the Tillamook Library for 18 years, and was able to help the Hispanic patrons with her ability to speak Spanish.
As former Vice Chair and current active member of the Legislative Committee, Jim's well thought out words are always welcome. Advocating for public health in all it's forms is Jim's passion.
Precinct 021-Pine Grove (Manzanita)
Annie lives in Manzanita and serves as Vice Chair, Delegate to the State Central Committee (SCC), and Delegate and 2nd Vice Chair of CD-5
Mick is a former officer of the Clatsop Community College Associated Student Body Government and is a State Certified Real Estate appraiser. He lives in Manzanita and was very active campaigning for Bernie Sanders in the 2016 primary. He serves as Chair of the Hospitality and Nominating Committees.
Jacob Van Buskirk
Jacob lives in Manzanita and serves as Treasurer of the Tillamook Democrats, Secretary for the CD-5 Democrats, and an Alternate to the State Central Committee.
Precinct 024- Rockaway
Karen serves as Secretary for the Tillamook County Democrats and the Legislative Committee. As former chair and Roberts Rules expert she also serves as unofficial Parliamentarian.
Janet is Chair of the Bylaws Committee. As former Treasurer she continues to help as needed with treasurer duties. Because of her background advocating for schools with OSEA she in a valuable contributor to the Legislative Committee.
Precinct 028- Trask
Long time active member of the Tillamook County Democrats Jim has served in many roles. Now he is serving as Precinct Committee Person for Trask.
Precinct 030-Union (PC-Woods)
Cathy lives on Sandlake Road near Whalen Island County Park with her husband, David. Most days you can find her and her golden dog, Sun, walking at the island. She is a retired teacher, librarian and counselor and now spends her time enjoying life on the coast.
David lives in the beautiful Sandlake area just north of Tierra Del Mar. He is a retired high school special education teacher who taught at Nestucca High School for more than 30 years. David's hobbies include gardening, home improvement projects, and ocean fishing with friends and relatives in his dory.
Precinct 032- Westside (Cape Meares)
Peter is a hardworking, energized newcomer who is passionate about reaching out to everyone. As a photographer he is responsible for the photo's on this page. He also serves on the Membership and Communication Committees.
Precinct 033- Wheeler
Precinct 036-Tillamook Ward 2
Logan is an energetic member of TillCo Dems who lives near the Library and represents central Tillamook. He is a Montanan immigrant and has served leadership roles on two Democratic campaigns. In his free time Logan loves to hike and talk government to confused friends and family. Logan serves as Secretary and is on the Bylaws committee.
Phone: (406) 422.3352
Precinct 037-Tillamook Ward 3
Precinct 039-Tillamook Ward 5
Kathy lives in Tillamook, where she was a veterinarian at Tillamook Veterinary Hospital for 22 years. From the age of 8, she remembers deciding that universal healthcare and universal education were the right and fair things to do and now works toward both. Kathy loves to travel and hike with her dog. She serves on the Membership Committee.