We must strengthen education in Oregon from pre-K through college, while making college more affordable. All our schools must be able to attract and retain good teachers. As a member of the House Education Committee, I work with school districts and education advocates to find and implement best practices and innovative school solutions. I will continue to fight to protect schools from crippling budget cuts.
As the father of an University of Oregon student, the husband of an educator, and an entrepreneur in a research related field, I see how the lack of state support negatively affect everything from class size to tuition. Our goal must be to strenghten education in Oregon while making college more affordable.