Brandy Fortson, Position #6
Educational background and Career Experience
Bachelors of Science from Oregon State University, Benton County Democrats Precinct Committee Member, certified as a Qualified Mental Health Professional, former Co-Chair/Event Planner for the Heart of the Valley Democratic Socialists of America.
For the past several years, worked in the mental health field- private and public sectors, at Trillium Family Services and the Oregon State Hospital, respectively. Previously employed as a paralegal at Green Law, LLC, which specializes in public interest law.
Active organizer for social justice issues inside and outside of Corvallis. First openly non-binary person elected to public office.
Partner, Mark, and two children who attend school in the Corvallis School District.
Hobbies and Special Interests
Trans-rights activist, knitting, camping, and singing Karaoke.