Bill Jackson

Vice President

District 5

Can generally be described as Yoncalla, Hayhurst, Rice Hill, Scotts Valley, and Elkhead.

Bill Jackson is new (2020) to the Douglas Electric board. He was raised in the Yoncalla area and worked most of his life there. His past experience includes having been a member of the Yoncalla School Board and the board’s budget committee. He’s presently vice president and a board member of the Umpqua chapter of the Oregon Hunter’s Association. Bill has also helped in the past as a club leader in 4-H and FFA programs. Since graduating from Yoncalla High School in 1971, Bill has worked for Douglas Forest Protective Association, for a lumber mill, and as a heavy equipment operator in logging and construction. He and his wife, Ardith, who died of cancer in 2006, have 3 grown sons.