In anticipation of the general election in November, the City Club of Eugene welcomes back Marty Wilde and Mark Herbert for the Oregon’s Eleventh State House District Candidates Forum. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about both candidates and have them respond to your questions. The Lane County League of Women Voters has provided the format and will help selecting the written questions and keeping the time.
Born on the UO campus, Marty Wilde grew up on an organic farm in the Coast Range. Thanks to food stamps, Medicaid, and public schools, he graduated college and joined the military to pay forward the support he had received from Oregonians. After 23 years of military service, 3 deployments, extensive volunteer service with the city and state to protect children and the elderly, and service as the director of a non-profit, he is seeking to continue Rep. Phil Barnhart’s advocacy for education, healthcare, and a fair shot for all Oregonians.
Thirty years of experience as a management consultant, business and human resources executive with a focus in human resources, organizational development, and strategic planning. Client base represents Health Care, Financial services, Food Processing, High Technology, Education, and Not for Profit Sectors. His prior governmental experience includes being the Former Lane County Planning Commission member and chairperson. Former Board member of the Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce, Lane Metro Partnership.