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Martha Schrader

Martha Schrader
Martha Schrader
Current term: 2017–2020
Previous terms: 2013–2017

Martha Schrader was elected Clackamas County Commissioner in the May 2012 primary. She previously served on the commission from 2003 to 2009 (Chair from 2005 to 2007). Martha represented Oregon’s 20th District as state senator from 2009 to 2011.



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Before entering office, Martha was an entomologist, a school teacher and a librarian. From 1982 until 2012, she owned and operated Three Rivers Farm in Canby, growing and selling local organic produce. She is the proud mother of five children and two grandchildren. In her free time, Martha enjoys kayaking on the Clackamas River and around Willamette Falls.

Martha holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University, a Master's degree in entomology from the University of Illinois, and a Master’s degree in education from Portland State University. She is also a Fellow with the American Leadership Forum.

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