City of Hillsboro
150 E. Main Street
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123
Phone: (503) 681-6219
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Term expires: January 2015
Ward 2, Position A
Councilor Aron Carleson was appointed to the City Council in the summer of 2006 to fill a vacancy created by a resignation. She was elected to the position in November 2006 and reelected in 2010. Community service has always been part of Aron's life and she considers serving on the City Council a terrific honor. Aron has been Council President since 2009.
Aron is the Chair of the Transportation Committee. She is also the Mayor's alternate to the Metropolitan Policy Advisory Committee and the new Reserves Steering Committee for Metro. And she is currently a member of the Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Advisory Committee.
She has served on many Hillsboro School District committees including the District's strategic planning team, Citizens Curriculum Advisory Committee and the Budget Committee. Before being appointed to Council, Aron served on the City's Planning Zoning and Hearings Board.
Aron and her family have lived in Hillsboro since 1994. Both of her sons are successful graduates of the Hillsboro School District. She has a bachelor of arts in Speech Communications and Sociology from Linfield College.
She is currently the Executive Director of the Hillsboro Schools Foundation.
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