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Val Hoyle

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Val Hoyle
Oregon House of Representatives District 14
In office
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 5
Majority Leader, Oregon House of Representatives
2013 - present
Base salary$21,936/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedSeptember 23, 2009
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sEmmanuel College in Boston
Office website
Val Hoyle is a Democratic member of the Oregon House of Representatives, representing District 14. In the 2013 session, Hoyle serves as State House Majority Leader. Hoyle was appointed on September 23, 2009 by a unanimous vote of the Lane County Commissioners to represent House District 14 which includes West Eugene, Junction City, Chesire and Alvadore. Hoyle was elected assistant leader on politics for the Democratic Caucus, beginning in the 2011 session.[1]


Hoyle received her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Emmanuel College in Boston, MA.

Hoyle has 32 of years of experience as an advocate, community volunteer, campaign worker and small business professional. She began her public service in Lane County by joining the local parent teacher organization and the education advocacy group "Stand for Children."More recently, Val has worked as a legislative aide and policy analyst for State Senator Floyd Prozanski and is currently director of the 100% access initiative for United Way of Lane County. The 100% access initiative brings health care and community leaders together to provide affordable and accessible health care to the people of Lane County.

In business related activities, Hoyle has worked for Burley Design, LLC and Cane Creek, LLC, two bicycle manufacturing companies, to improve sales and marketing systems in the U.S. and internationally. Additionally, she serves on the Federal District Export Council of Oregon and the Outdoor Industry Women’s Coalition. She is a founding member of the Eugene Chamber of Commerce’s International Trade Roundtable[2].

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hoyle served on the following committees:

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Legislative Administration
O&C, Co-Chair
Rules, Vice Chair


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hoyle served on these committees:


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



See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hoyle won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon House of Representatives District 14. Hoyle was unopposed in the May 15 Democratic primary and defeated Dwight Coon (R) and Sharon Mahler (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Oregon House of Representatives, District 14, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngVal Hoyle Incumbent 54.4% 14,413
     Republican Dwight Coon 42.7% 11,309
     Libertarian Sharon Mahler 3% 790
Total Votes 26,512


Hoyle collected $137,192 in campaign donations in 2010. The largest donors to the campaign are listed below.[5]


See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Hoyle won re-election to the 14th District Seat in 2010. She faced Kevin Prociw (I) and Dwight Coon (R) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[6]

Oregon State House, District 14
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png Val Hoyle (D) 11,336
Dwight Coon (R) 10,041
Kevin Prociw (I) 1,078

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Hoyle is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Hoyle raised a total of $518,295 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 13, 2013.[7]

Val Hoyle's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State House, District 14 Won $518,295
Grand Total Raised $518,295
Hoyle won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Hoyle raised a total of $518,295.


Val Hoyle lives in West Eugene with her husband Stephen and her children Deirdre and Aidan.

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