Rainier City Council
City of Rainier Council Chambers
Rainier City Council Members
Jerry Cole - MayorTerm Expires: 12/31/2018
Contact Information:Phone: 503-396-0683
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Jerry Cole says,
"It is an honor to serve the citizens of Rainier as their Mayor."
A lifelong resident of the Rainier area, growing up in Goble, Oregon. He went to school in Rainier graduating in 1991 and then went on to college in Portland studying Paramedic and Fire Science. Professionally he is a Lieutenant Firefighter / Paramedic with Columbia River Fire and Rescue andhas a strong passion for community service and helping people.
Jerry and his wife Kristi have two daughters and couldn't imagine raising their family anywhere else.
His main priority with the City is easy available contact and good representation of the citizens of Rainier. Jerry encourages anyone to call him at 503-396-0683 with concerns or issues that residents may have. If you have an item that needs to be brought to City Council contact him today.
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Doug Aske - Position #2Term Expires: 12/31/2020
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James Bradfield - Position #3Term Expires: 12/31/2018
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Sloan Nelson - Position #4 - Coucil PresidentTerm Expires: 12/31/2018
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Sloan Nelson is a fourth generation Rainier area resident.
He quit his union electrician job of 13 years in Portland to pursue his goal of working in his home town. Being close to home allows him to be involved the community he cares about.
Sloan and his wife, along with their young son, own and operate several small businesses in Rainier. He serves as a liaison to the planning commission and a member of the Rainier Chamber of Commerce.
Robert DuPlessis - Position #5Term Expires: 12/31/2018
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Mike Kreger - Position #6Term Expires: 12/31/2020
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Mike is a native Oregonian, raised in Odell & Portland. Relocated to St. Helens in 1997 and then to Rainier in 2004 where he lives with his wife Kathryn. He has three grown daughters and six grandchildren.
He is a U.S. Navy Veteran and a former truck driver and instructor. Studied 911 tele-communications at PCC and was nationally certified. Now retired due to disability he enjoys serving this community in many ways including; former Rainier Days board member, member Rainier VFW post 1909, member Rainier Masonic Lodge, serves on the Rainier Cemetery District Audit Committee, and over five years as a Rainier Planning Commissioner.
"I look forward to serving the citizens of Rainier to the best of my ability"