Chuck Wood

Ward 2

Photo: Chuck Wood
  Term Ending, December 31, 2016
  Address, 414 NW 4th St.
  Phone Number, 541-310-7306
  E-mail: chuck.wood@ci.pendleton.or.us

Educational Information

 

AA pre-engineering– Porterville Jr. College 1966.

 

BSEE – Cal Poly – San Luis Opispo, CA 1969

 

Additional course work towards MSEE University of Santa Clara 1970 – 1975.

 

General Electric Power Systems Engineering 1978 - 1979

 

University of Michigan Public Utility Executive Course. 1987

  Registered Professional Engineer: California, Florida, Montana, Minnesota – all licenses retired

Current Occupation

 
  Retired

Employment History

 
  PG&E San Francisco, Minnesota Power – Duluth Minnesota, Southern States Utilities – Apopka, Florida. Private sector professional in planning, engineering, administration, human resources, customer service and corporate management. 1970 – 1995.
  Former small business owner – Sentry Fire and Security, Whitefish, MT. 1996 – 1998.
  State of Oregon: Manager of employment offices in Pendleton and Milton-Freewater, Human Recources Manager Eastern Oregon Training Center and Blue Mountian Recovery Center. 1999 - 2008
 

Part time personal trainier and class instructor – Round Up Athletic Club 2009 – 2012.

Community Service

 
  Planning Commissioner – Pendelton 2008 – 2012;
  Capital Improvement Committee – Pendleton 2007 – 2012;
  I-84/US395 Interchange Management Plan 2009;
  Pendleton Rotary club 1999 – present, Club President 2006 – 2007, Foundation Secretary 2009 – present;
  Ford Family Institute Leadership Program 2012 – present;
  Oregon East Symphony and Chorale – past board member, performing member of Corale since 2000;
  Pendleton Mens Chorus 2008 - present;
  Co-Founder and board member Pendleton On Wheels bicycle Club; 2001 – present:
  Region 12 Workforce Investment Board 2000 – 2003;
  Pendleton School Mentor 2008 – 2009;
  Main Street Cowboys board member and dress-up parade chair, 2000 – 2003;
  First Presbyterian Church – Elder, session 2006, vocal and hand bell chior member 1999 - present.  
 

Others: Whitefish Mt, Chamber of Commerce Ambassador, 1997 – 1999; American Cancer Society – City of Duluth, various leadership positions from from fundraising chair to board president, 1980 – 1988., State fundraising chair and board member 1986 – 1988.

Hobbies

 
  Skiiing- downhill and cross country, bicycling, photophraghy, gardening, messing around on the computer.

Family

 
  Married Suzi 1966, Childern Eileen, Marsielle, two grandchildren.