Roger Howe

Director, CCD, BLC, GOLD

Subdivision 1

Roger has been an elected Representative of Subdivision 1 since January 2017. He is a lifelong resident of The Dalles and is a 1966 graduate of The Dalles High School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Eastern Oregon University in 1972. Roger is a Vietnam veteran having served with the 101st Airborne Division. He worked as a partner and general insurance agent with Kargl, Elwood, and Geiger, Inc. for forty-two years.

Roger has been an active member of the Wasco County Search and Rescue for more than 16 years and was an Emergency Medical Technician.

He has completed technical training to earn the designation of Credentialed Cooperative Director (CCD). This certificate is a set of five courses that focus on basic governance knowledge and the essential skills required of Directors.

Roger is also active in energy-related professional groups, having served as the 2019 President of The Oregon People’s Utility Districts Association (OPUDA) and is currently President of the Northern Wasco County PUD Board of Directors for the 2023 term.

Term Expires 12--31-2024