WUCL Alumni with Positions in Government Willamette University College of Law alumni are actively involved in government and public service throughout the United States. A select few are shown below.
From left to right: Bruce M. Botelho BA’71, JD’76 mayor of Juneau, Alaska Kelly A. Cole JD’96 majority counsel, House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce, Washington, D.C. Elizabeth S. Harchenko BS’72, JD’76 director of the Oregon Department of Revenue, Salem Jay R. Inslee JD’76 member, U.S. House of Representatives, First Congressional District, Wash. Lisa A. Murkowski JD’85, U.S. senator, state of Alaska Kerry R. Tymchuk BA’81, JD’84 chairman, Oregon Lottery Commission, Salem Gregory P. Zerzan BA’93, JD’96 former deputy assistant secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Washington, D.C.
Paul J. DeMuniz JD’75 justice, Oregon Supreme Court, Salem John A. Jelderks BA’60, JD’64 U.S. magistrate judge, U.S. District Court, Portland, Ore. Otto R. Skopil Jr. BA’41, LLB’46, H’83 judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, Portland, Ore.
Willamette’s Pioneering Law and Government Program