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"I strongly support re-electing Kevin Barton as District Attorney.  He holds offenders accountable, supports crime victims, and leads specialty court programs.  I appreciate Kevin's focus on protecting vulnerable victims like children, seniors, and survivors of domestic violence.  Kevin is an effective partner who works with our diverse communities and is the leader we need to keep Washington County safe.

- Pat Garrett, Washington County Sheriff

  • Washington County Sheriff Pat Garrett

  • Jim Coleman, Hillsboro Police Chief

  • Kathy McAlpine, Tigard Police Chief

  • Henry Reiman, Forest Grove Police Chief

  • Jim Haxton, North Plains Police Chief

  • Bill Steele, Tualatin Police Chief

  • Ty Hanlon, Sherwood Police Chief

  • Ernie Happala, King City Police Chief

  • Bob Ray, Cornelius Police Chief

  • Dwight Holton, former United States Attorney, District of Oregon

  • Billy Williams, former United States Attorney, District of Oregon

  • Janie Schutz, former Forest Grove Police Chief

  • Bob Hermann, retired District Attorney for Washington County

"Kevin Barton has been a highly effective District Attorney for Washington County during challenging times. As a business owner with more than 1,500 employees working in the county, I want them all to feel safe. Kevin Barton understands the need to protect our communities and responsibly reform policies that address the root causes of crime."

- Tim Boyle, Columbia Sportswear

  • Steve Callaway, Hillsboro Mayor

  • Jason Snider, Tigard Mayor

  • Keith Mays, Sherwood Mayor

  • Teri Lenahan, North Plains Mayor

  • Gery Schirado, Durham Mayor

  • Peter Truax, Forest Grove Mayor

  • Jaimie Fender, King City Mayor

  • Ken Gibson, former King City Mayor

  • Lou Ogden, former Tualatin Mayor

  • John Cook, former Tigard Mayor

  • Craig Dirksen, former Tigard Mayor and Metro Councilor

"It is my pleasure to endorse Kevin Barton for Washington County District Attorney. During his first term he has been successful in moving the dial towards a more inclusive and welcoming legal community. He has been active and willing to take on the big issues like Building Bridges between our diverse communities and law-enforcement; in hopes of creating a more wholesome quality of life for all."

- Hector Hinojosa, community and business leader

  • Governor Ted Kulongoski (former Governor of Oregon, 2003-2011)

  • Tim Boyle, Columbia Sportswear

  • Pat Reser, Reser's Fine Foods 

  • Washington County Chamber of Commerce

  • Pamplin Media Group Editorial Board (Hillsboro Tribune, Forest Grove News Times, Beaverton Valley Times, Tigard/Tualatin Times, Sherwood Gazette)

  • Susan McLain, state representative, Hillsboro

  • Jeff Barker, former state representative, Aloha

  • Hector Hinojosa, Washington County community and business leader

  • Wajdi Said, Arab American and American Muslim interfaith leader

  • Roy Rogers, Washington County Commissioner

  • Andy Duyck, former Washington County Board of Commissioners Chair and business owner

  • Tom Brian, former Washington County Board of Commissioners Chair

  • Dick Schouten, former Washington County Commissioner

  • Bob Terry, former Washington County Commissioner

  • Sho Dozono, community and business leader (former Trustee at Portland State Univ. and former Chair Portland Chamber of Commerce)

  • Dick Stenson, retired President & CEO, Tuality Healthcare & Tuality Health Alliance of Washington County

  • Ryan Deckert, business leader and former state senator

  • Randy Lauer, Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue Board President

  • Beach Pace, Hillsboro City Councilor

  • Rick Van Beveren, Hillsboro City Councilor and business owner

  • Laura Mitchell, Beaverton City Councilor

  • Mark Fagin, Beaverton City Councilor

  • Kim Young, Sherwood City Councilor

  • Tim Rosener, Sherwood City Councilor

  • Dr. Darryl Lumaco, former Hillsboro City Councilor and business owner

  • Ronault LS Catalani ("Polo"), immigrant community activist attorney leader

  • Pat Cadiz, attorney at law and business owner

  • Rania Ayoub, community leader

  • JoAnne Lumaco, community leader

  • Dr. J.W. Matt Hennessee, community leader

  • Crime Victims United of Oregon

  • Organized Retail Crime Association of Oregon

  • Metro Portland New Car Dealers Association 

  • Ronda Groshong

  • J.D. Fuiten

  • Hillsboro Police Officers Association

  • Beaverton Police Officers Association

  • Washington County Police Officers Association

  • Tigard Police Officers Association

  • Sherwood Police Officers Association

  • Tualatin Police Offices Association

  • Lindsay Coppinger, former chair of Washington County Public Safety Coordinating Council

  • Matthew Kehoe, attorney at law and business owner

  • Michael Doherty, owner of Doherty Ford

  • Domonic Biggi, CEO of Beaverton Foods

  • Martha Brooks, Oregon child safety leader

  • Jeff Groth, retired police chief

  • Renee Brouse, Sherwood City Councilor

  • Washington County Farm Bureau

"Kevin Barton is a collaborative, visionary thinker who continually strives for transformational criminal justice reform while serving the public.  He’s a problem-solver whose commitment to safety and accountability for all the residents of Washington County speaks to the holistic approach that serves us all as we go about living and working in our chosen communities."

- Pat Reser, Reser's Fine Foods

  • John Wentworth, Clackamas County District Attorney

  • Paige Clarkson, Marion County District Attorney

  • Patty Perlow, Lane County District Attorney

  • Brad Berry, Yahmill County District Attorney

  • Jeff Auxier, Columbia County District Attorney

  • Beth Heckert, Jackson County District Attorney

  • Carrie Rasmussen, Hood River County District Attorney

  • Doug Marteeny, Linn County District Attorney

  • John Haroldson, Benton County District Attorney

  • Ron Brown, Clatsop County District Attorney

  • Joshua Marquis, retired Clatsop County District Attorney

  • Bill Porter, Tillamook County District Attorney

  • R. Paul Frasier, Coos County District Attorney

  • Ryan Hughes, Harney County District Attorney

  • Aaron Felton, Polk County District Attorney

  • Marion Weatherford, Gilliam County District Attorney

  • Dan Primus, Umatilla County District Attorney

  • Rick Wesenberg, Douglas County District Attorney

  • Kelsie McDaniel, Union County District Attorney

  • Lanee Danforth, Lincoln County District Attorney

  • Dave Goldthorpe, Malheur County District Attorney

  • Steve Leriche, Jefferson County District Attorney

  • Rod Underhill, retired Multnomah County District Attorney

"Kevin Barton has established an impressive track record of genuine leadership as District Attorney.  He prioritizes the fair and just administration of law, as well as finding responsible reforms. Accountability, fairness, experience, and commitment to public service are hallmarks of his career."

- Billy Williams, former United States Attorney for District of Oregon

"The safe state of Washington County really reflects Kevin Barton's ability to prioritize supporting law enforcement and criminal reform in a very balanced manner.  Kevin has proven as our District Attorney he is effective and cares about supporting safety for all in our community."

- Laura Mitchell, Beaverton City Councilor

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