State Senate District 5 bio



State Senator / District 5

Name:

Joanne Verger.

Age:

78.

Hometown

:

Coos Bay.

Party affiliation:

Democrat.

Position sought:

State Senate, District 5.

District boundaries:

Northwest Polk County, as well as Lincoln and portions of Yamhill, Tillamook, Lane, Douglas and Coos counties.

Employment:

State Senator for past four years; previously co-owner of Verger Chrysler-Plymouth-Dodge in Coos Bay.

Education:

Northwestern State University, Southeastern Louisiana College; Louisiana State University.

Prior government service:

State Senate, District 5 (2004-present); State House, District 9 (2001-04); Mayor of Coos Bay (1992-2000); Coos Bay City Council (1990-92).

Web site:

www.joanneverger2008.com.

Campaign phone:

541-756-4140.

Notes:

Verger is running unopposed in the November general election. She was unopposed during the May primary and won both the Democratic and Republican nomination.



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