James G. Needham is presently a retired college instructor and published author with Tate Publishing.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Portland State University
Background: Years of experience in state and local politics from 1970 to present. Served as Molalla City Council member; City Budget Committee Chair; Clackamas County Coordinating Committee; Clackamas County Reserves Policy Advisory Committee; Molalla River School District Board of Education & Budget Committee; Carus School Board. Candidacy for Portland South Sub-District Position 3, Oregon Legislature; Clackamas County Board of Commissioners; Mayor of Molalla.