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Lane County, Oregon
District 2 Springfield
Lane County Public Service Building
125 East 8th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97401
(541) 682-4616 FAX
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Sid Leiken - Commissioner, Springfield
Sid Leiken was born in Roseburg, Oregon, where his family owned and operated timber and building development companies. His family eventually moved to Eugene where he graduated from South Eugene High School.
Sid attended college at both University Texas/Arlington and Northwest Christian College. He later served on the board of trustees at Northwest Christian College.
Commissioner Leiken was elected to the Lane County Board of Commissioners in November, 2010, and was sworn into office January 3, 2011. His previous civic duties have included serving on the Springfield Budget Committee, Springfield City Council from 1998-2000, and as Springfield Mayor from 2000-2010.
Sid Leiken has served on several boards and commissions, including the Governor's Transportation Vision Committee, as Chair of the League of Oregon Cities Transportation Committee, and in 2007 was honored by his colleagues around the state with the Oregon Mayor's Association Mayor's Leadership Award, the top award given by the association.
Family and Hobbies:
Sid is married to Debbie and has two sons, Zach and Gabe. Zach attends LCC as a freshman, and Gabe is a sophomore at Thurston High School. Commissioner Leiken's hobbies include playing golf, spending time with his family, listening and playing music.
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