Meet Dan Thackaberry

Dan Thackaberry, 52, is a farmer in the Lebanon area. He lives in Lebanon and runs a farm outside the city limits.

He was a city councilman for eight years. He left the council in 2006. He has served on the city and county planning commissions and was a director on the Linn Soil and Water Conservation District board.

He has been a director on the Linn County Farm Bureau board since 1989. He was president of the Linn County Farm Bureau from 1998 to 2006. He is a director on the state Farm Bureau Directory, representing Linn and Lincoln counties. He serves on the Oregon Farm Bureau Advisory committees on livestock and natural resources. He is a member of the Oregon Small Woodlands Association.

He earned a bachelor’s of science degree from Oregon State University.

He is single and has no children.