Nancy Nathanson

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Nancy Nathanson
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Oregon House of Representatives District 13
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$21,612/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Oregon
Personal
Place of birthDallas, TX
ProfessionResource Sharing Program Manager, Orbis Cascade Alliance
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Nancy Nathanson is a Democratic member of the Oregon House of Representatives, representing District 13.

Biography

Nathanson was born 1951 in Dallas, Texas and raised in Eugene, Oregon. She is currently married to Steve Robinson. She attended Northwestern University and earned her Bachelors degree in Urban Geography from the University of Oregon.

Nancy Nathanson has professional experience as a tap dance instructor, as the owner and operator of Photoscapes, and as a supervisor of database maintenance for the University of Oregon Knight Library Catalog Department. Nathanson currently works as the Resource Sharing Program Manager for Orbis Cascade Alliance.

Nancy Nathanson has served as the chair, vice-chair, treasurer, and canvassing chair for the Lane County Democratic Party. In addition, she was the Oregon delegate for the Democratic Party Conference in 1982. From 1993 to 2004, Nathanson served as the president and a member of the Eugene City Council. Since 2007, Nancy Nathanson has served as a representative in the Oregon House of Representatives.

Organizations

  • Board Member, Friends of the Museum of Natural History, University of Oregon, present
  • Member, Lane Council of Governments Board of Directors, present
  • Legislative/Resolutions Committee, League of Oregon Cities, present
  • Member, League of Women Voters of Lane County, present
  • Chair, Eugene Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Committee, 2002-2004
  • Board of Directors, National League of Cities, 2002-2004
  • Co-Chair, Eugene Greater Downtown Visioning Committee, 1999-2000
  • Chair, Eugene Parks and Open Space Committee, 1997-2000
  • Chair, Eugene North End Downtown Committee, 1998-1999
  • President, Library Staff Association, 1978
  • Attendee, American Institute of Certified Planners Urban Design Workshop
  • Attendee, American Library Association, Online Computer Library Center Users Group, Innovative Interfaced Users Group Meetings
  • Attendee, American Planning Association meetings
  • Past Member, Dallas Junior Civic Ballet
  • Member, Eugene Affordable Housing Committee
  • Chair, Eugene Automation Committee
  • Member, Eugene Downtown Design Review Committee
  • Member, Eugene Ferry Street Bridge Citizen Advisory Committee
  • Member, Eugene Intergovernmental Relations Committee
  • Member, Eugene Public Safety Committee
  • Member, Eugene Telecommunications Committee
  • Member, Eugene West End Planning Committee
  • Member, Federal Communications Commission, Local and State Government Advisory Committee
  • Member/Chair, Information Technology and Communication Committee
  • Member, Lane County Convention and Visitors Association Board of Directors
  • Member, Lane County Public Safety Coordinating Council
  • Member, Lane County Women's Political Caucus
  • Past Member, Lane Regional Air Protection Authority
  • Member/President, Library Staff Association
  • Member/Chair, Municipalities in Transition Panel.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees

  • Member, Eugene Planning Commission, 1987-1993
  • Board Member, Eugene Springfield Metro Partnership
  • Governor's Housing Conference
  • Member, Lane Council of Governments Board of Directors
  • Member, Lane County Public Safety Coordinating Council
  • Board Member, Lane Regional Air Pollution Authority
  • Metropolitan Area Planning Advisory Committee
  • Alternate, Metropolitan Policy Committee
  • Member, Transportation Planning Stakeholders Group and Land Use Measures.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nathanson has been appointed to these committees: General Government Subcommittee, Co-Chair

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nathanson served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Nathanson is running for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the May 15, 2012 Democratic primary and will face Mark Callahan (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Nathanson won re-election to the 13th District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition but was challenged by Bill Young (R) and Mark Callahan (G) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Oregon State House, District 13
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Nancy Nathanson (D) 15,967
Bill Young (R) 7,890
Mark Callahan (G) 749

2008

On November 4, 2008, Nathanson won re-election to Oregon State House District 13.[4] She ran unopposed.

Nathanson raised $65,756 for her campaign.[5]

Oregon State House District 13
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Nancy Nathanson (D) 22,899
Misc. 618

Campaign donors

2010

Nathanson collected $58,421 in campaign donations in 2010. The largest donors to the campaign are listed below.[6]


2008

In 2008 Nathanson collected $65,756 in donations.[7]

These were her largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
OREGON HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION $5,000
NIKE $2,500
COALITION FOR A HEALTHY OREGON $2,000
DOUGLAS COUNTY PHYSICIANS $2,000
OREGON MEDICAL ASSOCIATION $2,000
CREDIT UNION ASSOCIATION OF OREGON $2,000

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2007–present
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