Candidates for Elected Office

Emerge Oregon alumnae are running for office right now!

Below is a list of Emerge Oregon women on November ballots across Oregon! 



Shemia Fagan, Secretary of State


State Legislature:

Deb Patterson, Senate District 10

Kathleen Taylor, Senate District 21

Eileen Kiely, Senate District 27

Carina Marie Miller, Senate District 30


Mary Middleton, House District 4

Julie Fahey, House District 14

Paige Hook, House District 17

Jackie Leung, House District 19

Teresa Alonso Leon, House District 22

Sheri Schouten, House District 27

Wlnsvey Campos, House District 28

Maxine Dexter, House District 33

Dacia Grayber, House District 35

Lisa Reynolds, House District 36

Rachel Prusak, House District 37

Andrea Salinas, House District 38

Tessah Danel, House District 39 (Class of 2020)

Karin Power, House District 41

Emerson Levy, House District 53 (Class of 2020)


Local Office: 

Terrie Martin, Jackson County Commission

Laurie Trieger, Lane County Commission

Nafisa Fai, Washington County Commission

Ashley Carson-Cottingham, Marion County Commission

Danielle Gonzalez, Marion County Clerk

Kamala Shugar, Lane County Circuit Court


Lacey Beaty, Beaverton Mayor

Theresa Kohlhoff, Lake Oswego Mayor

Lucy Vinis, Eugene Mayor

Tonya Graham, Ashland Mayor

Jules Walters, West Linn Mayor


Eliza Kashinsky, Eugene City Council

Claire Syrett, Eugene City Council

Kori Rodley, Springfield City Council

Angel Falconer, Milwaukie City Council

Melissa Fireside, Lake Oswego City Council

Jen Brownlee, Happy Valley City Council

Gina DuQuenne, Ashland City Council

Paula Hyatt, Ashland City Council

Sarah Spansail, Medford City Council

Melanie Kebler, Bend City Council

Gina Roletto, Hillsboro City Council

Kimberly Culbertson, Hillsboro City Council

Heidi Lueb, Tigard City Council

Jeanette Shaw, Tigard City Council

Michele Roland-Schwartz, Keizer City Council

Wendy Lawton, Fairview City Council

Kelie McWilliams, Independence City Council