City Council

 

 

 

Mayor - Virginia Carnes

Term Ending:  December 31, 2018

Address PO Box 542, Pilot Rock, OR 97868
Phone Home 541-443-5832, Cell 541-969-6033
Email vcarnes@centurytel.net
Education LaGrande High School, Eastern Oregon College of Education, Extensive post-graduate classes in education.
Current Occupation Mayor and Retired Educator, and busier than ever!
Employment History Retired Educator after 34 years at Pilot Rock School District 2R. Homestead Youth Lodge for 10 years, Umatilla County Jail for 3 years.
Community Service Pilot Rock Rural Fire District Board of Directors, Pilot Rock City Council, Swim Program Director, St. Helen's Catholic Church, Oregon Education Association, Pilot Rock Education Association, Community Action League, National Night Out Committee, SMART, Pendleton Center for the Arts, Pendleton Chamber of Commerce, Pilot Rock Chamber of Commerce, Umatilla County Tourism Chair, Pilot Rock Downtown, Association Mayor and other activities as needed/necessary.
Awards Pilot Rock First Citizen 1998
Hobbies Reading, sewing, pond gardening, cake decorating, crafts, quilting, woodworking and knitting.
Family 4 stepdaughters - Rebecca of Phoenix, AZ, Heather of Boise, Amy of Milton-Freewater, Sara of Walla Walla and 13 grandchildren.

Councilor at Large, Rindy Watson

Term Ending  December 31, 2018
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 rindy.watson@cityofpilotrock.org

Education Bachelor Degree from University of Phoenix
Current Occupation Work from home for Hilton Worldwide
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Community Service Has served on the boards of the Bike Pit and Pilot Rock Elementary School PTA as well as volunteered for many community events.
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Family Happily married with 5 great kids.

Councilor at Large, Bob Deno

Term Ending December 31, 2018
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 PO Box 61,  Pilot Rock, OR 97868

 

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Councilor at Large, Jackie Carey

Term Ending December 31, 2020
Address 695 NE Gumwood
Phone 541-443-8551
Email jackie.carey@cityofpilotrock.org
Education Graduate of Pilot Rock High School.  BMCC certificate.  Master Municipal Clerk
Current Occupation Retired from the City of Pilot Rock.
Employment History City Recorder for the City of Pilot Rock.  Umatilla Councty Sheriffs dept. Attorney Dennis Hacheler
Community Service Pilot Rock Community days, Pilot Rock Downtown Associattion, Pilot Rock Chamber of Commerce, Pilot Rock OHV Board, Pilot Rock Budget Committee, Pioneer Humane Society.
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Family Married to Jim Carey, Five Children.

Councilor at Large, Chris Thonton

Term Ending December 31, 2020
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chris.thonton@cityofpilotrock.org

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Councilor at Large, James Hinkle

Term Ending

 December 31, 2018                                                                                       

Address  414 SE 4th

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Email  jim.hinkle@cityofpilotrock.org

Education

 Pilot Rock High School

Current Occupation  Internet Tech
Employment History  Prison 1994-2012 16 yrs

Community Service

 Fire Department, Farmers Market, Community Days, October Fest,

Hobbies

 4 wheelers

Family

Married to Nancy Hinkle & raising grandson Dakota, Strong Family ties to Pilot Rock 4 generations of family.  Strong religious ties to Pilot Rock Baptist Church.

 Councilor at Large, Raymond Doherty

Term Ending  December 31, 2020

 

Address  718 NE Fir  

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Email   raymond.doherty@cityofpilotrock.org  

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