Pat’s deep roots as a local business owner and community volunteer mean his priorities reflect Benton County values

Pat is a fifth generation Oregonian. He is the co-owner of Sunrise Tree Farm in Kings Valley with his wife Betty. He served as a volunteer for thirty-five years on the Hoskins-Kings Valley Rural Fire Protection District; and for eight of those years was the Fire Chief. He currently serves on the Linn-Benton Community College Budget Committee and Agricultural Research Foundation Board. 

Pat has received endorsements from:

U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley * U.S. Senator Ron Wyden * Congressman Peter DeFazio 

Senator Sara Gelser  *  Representative Dan Rayfield * Commissioner Annabelle Jaramillo

Representative Brian Clem (former ASOSU President)  *  Mayor Biff Traber * Mayor Sharon Konopa

Vince Adams, Corvallis School Board Chair * Cliff & Joanne Trow

Commissioner Linda Modrell, retired  *  Commissioner Jay Dixon, retired * Benton County Sheriff Diana Simpson, retired

Danny Jaffer, Candidate for Oregon House District 23

Oregon League of Conservation Voters

Linn-Benton-Lincoln Central Labor Chapter of the Oregon AFL-CIO