Committees

The Oregon State Sheriffs’ Association currently has 5 committees that are responsible for a variety of tasks within the association.

Awards Committee

  • Executive Director John Bishop – Chair
    503-364-4204

    Sheriff Mark Garton
    503-831-3491

  • Sheriff Curtis Landers
    541-265-0651

    Sheriff Boyd Rasmussen
    541-963-1017

  • Sheriff Tim Svenson
    503-434-7440

    Sheriff Brian Wolfe
    541-473-5166

By-Laws Committee

  • Sheriff Pat Garrett – Chair
    503-846-2505
  • Sheriff Gary Bettencourt
    541-384-2851
  • Sheriff Jason Myers
    503-589-3233
  • Executive Director John Bishop
    503-364-4204

Legislative Committee

  • Sheriff Jason Myers – Chair
    503-589-3233

    Sheriff Tom Bergin
    503-338-3651

    Sheriff Gary Bettencourt
    541-384-2851

  • Sheriff Pat Garrett
    503-846-2505

    Sheriff Matt English
    541-387-7048

    Sheriff L. Shane Nelson
    541-317-3118

  • Sheriff Bruce Riley
    541-812-2263


    Sheriff Craig Roberts

    503-785-5022

    Executive Director John Bishop
    503-364-4204

Magazine & Honorary Membership Committee

  • Sheriff Tom Bergin – Chair
    503-338-3651

    Sheriff Andy Long
    503-815-3345

  • Sheriff Kenneth Matlack
    541-676-2501

    Sheriff Tim Svenson
    503-434-7440

  • Executive Director John Bishop
    503-364-4204

Nominating Committee

  • Sheriff Gary Bettencourt – Chair
    541-384-2851
  • Sheriff L. Shane Nelson
    541-317-3118
  • Sheriff Bruce Riley
    541-812-2263
  • Sheriff Brian Wolfe
    541-473-5166