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:

Congressman Peter DeFazio  *  Senator Sara Gelser  *  Representative Dan Rayfield

Commissioner Annabelle Jaramillo  *  Representative Brian Clem (former ASOSU President)  *  Mayor Sharon Konopa

Senator Cliff Trow, retired  *  Commissioner Linda Modrell, retired  *  Commissioner Jay Dixon, retired

Benton County Sheriff Diana Simpson, retired

Oregon League of Conservation Voters