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Register of City Candidates

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On this page, you will find information on City candidates who have qualified to appear on the 2022 ballot.
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What's on the Upcoming Ballot?


2022 City Candidate Elections

Filing Period: September 9, 2021 through March 8, 2022

Offices on Ballot: 

  • City Auditor
  • Commissioner Position No. 2
  • Commissioner Position No. 3

Primary Election Date: May 17, 2022
General Election Date: November 8, 2022


Current City Candidates

One office will appear on the Citywide ballot for Portland's General Election on November 8, 2022. Because no candidate for the office of Commissioner, Position No. 3 received more than 50 percent of the vote on the May 17, 2022 Primary Election, the two candidates who received the most votes for the office will appear on the November 8, 2022 Citywide General Election ballot.

Commissioner Position No. 3

Jo Ann Hardesty

Rene Gonzalez

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Nominating Petition
  • Campaign Finance Account: Rene for Portland
  • Date Filed: December 3, 2021

Primary Election City Candidates

Three offices appeared on the Citywide ballot for Portland's primary election on May 17, 2022. The candidates listed below completed the filing process and qualified to appear on the May 17, 2022 Citywide primary election ballot.

City Auditor

Simone Rede

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Nominating Petition
  • Campaign Finance Account: Friends of Simone Rede
  • Date Filed: December 14, 2021

Brian Setzler


Commissioner Position No. 2

Avraham Cox

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: September 30, 2021

Dan Ryan

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Dan Ryan for Portland
  • Date Filed: December 14, 2021

Michael Simpson

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: January 3, 2022

Sophie Sumney-Koivisto

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: January 7, 2022

Alanna (AJ) McCreary

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Friends of AJ McCreary
  • Date Filed: January 13, 2022

Sandeep Bali

Renee Stephens

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: February 7, 2022

 Steven B. Cox

Chris Brummer

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: March 8, 2022

Candidacy Withdrawn: Jamila Aurora Dozier

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: September 13, 2021
  • Date Candidacy Withdrawn: December 21, 2021

 Candidacy Withdrawn: Brandon Farley

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: September 16, 2021
  • Date Candidacy Withdrawn: December 27, 2021

Commissioner Position No. 3

Peggy Sue Owens

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: October 12, 2021

Jo Ann Hardesty

Vadim Mozyrsky

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Nominating Petition
  • Campaign Finance Account: Friends of Vadim
  • Date Filed: November 29, 2021

Rene Gonzalez

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Nominating Petition
  • Campaign Finance Account: Rene for Portland
  • Date Filed: December 3, 2021

Dale Hardt

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: January 3, 2022

Chad Leisey

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: January 3, 2022

Jeffrey A. Wilebski

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Wilebski for Portland
  • Date Filed: January 10, 2022

Karellen Stephens

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: February 7, 2022

Joseph Whitcomb

Kim Kasch

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: February 24, 2022

Ed Baker

  • Filing Method: Declaration and Fee
  • Campaign Finance Account: Not Registered
  • Date Filed: March 1, 2022

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