Frank Shields (politician)
Frank W. Shields (born March 26, 1945) is an American politician and Methodist minister who served in both houses of the Oregon Legislative Assembly, from 1993 until 2007.
|Member of the Oregon Senate|
from the 24th district
|Preceded by||Randy Leonard|
|Succeeded by||Rod Monroe|
|Member of the Oregon House of Representatives|
|Born||March 26, 1945|
New Castle, Pennsylvania, United States
|Alma mater||Drew University|
He served as chair of the Multnomah County Charter Review Committee from 1983 until 1984. Shields was elected to the Oregon House of Representatives in 1992 and to the Oregon Senate in 1998. In 2006, after initially filing for reelection, Shields withdrew from the race, citing health issues.
Shields is married to his wife, Becca. He has 2 children: Matthew and Noel, and 2 stepchildren: Trish and Nina.
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