Salem— On Thursday, Oregon House Speaker Tina (D-Portland) announced the upcoming house committee assignments for the 2015 legislative session. Representative Elect Dan (D-Corvallis), who won in the November general election to represent House District 16, was chosen to serve on four high-profile committees.
In addition to the full Joint Ways and Means Committee, will serve on three others; Co-Chair on the Joint Ways and Means Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Vice-Chair of Consumer Protection and Government Efficiency, and the House Rules Committee.
, an attorney from Corvallis, was very honored and excited for this appointment to these influential committees. “This will be a great opportunity to fight for Oregonians and to represent our community in Salem,” said .
“As an attorney I know the importance of standing up for people who need help. As the Vice-Chair of Consumer Protection and Government Efficiency, I look forward to continuing the important work of prioritizing the needs of Oregonians,” added.
Rep. Elect will be sworn in on January 12th. He lives in Corvallis with his wife Amanda and son Adam.