Jason Atkinson

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Jason Atkinson
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Oregon State Senate District 2
Retired
In office
2001-2013
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Deputy Majority Leader, Oregon House of Representatives
1998-2000
Elections and appointments
Last election2008
First elected2000
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Oregon State House of Representatives
1999-2001
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern Oregon State College, 1992
Master'sWillamette University, 1997
Personal
BirthdayNovember 6, 1970
Place of birthSacramento, CA
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jason Atkinson (b. November 6, 1970) is a former Republican member of the Oregon State Senate. Atkinson served as the Assistant Majority Leader of the Oregon State House of Representatives from 1998 to 2000. He was also a candidate for Governor of Oregon in 2006. He joined the Oregon State Senate in 2000. He served in that position until his retirement in 2013.

Atkinson has worked as the director of a ski school as well as a Radio Talk Show Producer/Personality. He is currently a Management Consultant and founder of Allmand Tree Creative.

Atkinson earned his B.S. from Southern Oregon State College in 1992. He went on to receive his Master's in Management from Williamette University in 1997.

Committee assignments

2011

2010

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2012

Atkinson did not run for re-election in 2012.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Atkinson was re-elected to the 2nd District Seat in the Oregon State Senate, besting Richard Koopmans (D). [1] Atkinson raised $111,176 for his campaign, while Koopmans did not raise any money. [2]

Oregon State Senate, District 2 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jason Atkinson (R) 39,265
Richard Koopmans (D) 17,570

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Atkinson collected $111,176 in donations.[3]

These were the largest contributors.

Donor Amount
FRIENDS OF TED FERRIOLI $5,000
NORTHWEST GROCERY ASSOCIATION $5,000
COLLINS, Z IDELLE $5,000
OREGON SOFT DRINK ASSOCIATION $4,000

Personal

Atkinson and his wife Stephanie have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Oregon State Senate District 2
2000–2013
Succeeded by
Herman Baertschiger, Jr. (R)