Rep. Lori Chavez-DeRemer

Before being elected mayor, Lori’s public service career began in 2002 when she served on the Happy Valley Parks Committee. In 2010, she was elected mayor and became Happy Valley’s first female and first Latina elected mayor. Lori once again made history, in 2022, by winning Oregon’s 5th congressional district in one of the most competitive races in the country. Lori was the first Latina and first female Republican elected to the US Congress in Oregon.