Grant Schott

Grant Schott grew up on a ranch near Fossil and graduated from Oregon State University in Political Science in, where he was mentored by the legendary professor, William McClenaghan.  After time spent  working on political and labor union campaigns in Oregon and nationally, he has worked the American Federation of Government  Employees since 2011; currently as Legislative & Political Organizer.

Author's Entries

  • Howard V. Morgan (1914–2012)

    Howard Morgan served one term as an Oregon State Representative before becoming chair of the Democratic Party of Oregon during the party’s transformative growth during the 1954 and 1956 elections. Morgan later served on the Public Utility Commissioner in Oregon and was a Federal Power commissioner, appointed by President John …

    Oregon Encyclopedia

  • Jim Hill (1947-)

    Jim Hill was the first person of color to be elected to statewide office in Oregon, winning the state treasurer’s post as a Democrat in 1992. Ten years earlier, he was only the second African American elected to the state legislature. Born in segregated Atlanta in 1947, Hill was raised …

    Oregon Encyclopedia