Occupation: Chairman, Multnomah Education Service District Board

Occupational Background: Secretary; Editorial Assistant Oregon Blue Book; Self-employed property management

Educational Background: Parkrose High School graduate; Multnomah Business College

Prior Governmental Experience: MESD Board 1993-2001; Parkrose School Board 1976-88; Multnomah County Board of Ratio Review; Multnomah County Charter Review Committee

Multnomah Education Service District provides services that are cost efficient and performance effective to the eight school districts in Multnomah County with a total enrollment in excess of 86,000 students. Experienced leaders assure positive outcomes and possess the capacity to collaborate with many partners. Leadership roles on statewide committees and boards are key elements in managing the organization to diverse users and allowing all students a chance to reach their potential.

Some of the forty-three essential services the MESD provides include:

• School Health Nurses

• Outdoor School/Environmental Education

• Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education

• Immunization Clinics and Tuberculosis Tracking and Monitoring

• Alpha High School Work-Based Alternative Program

• Helensview High School-Pregnant & Parenting Student Services

• County-wide Hearing Program

• Home School Registration

• Migrant Education

• Student Attendance Initiative

• County-wide Curriculum Testing and Assessment

• Academic All-Stars Scholarship Program

• MESD Foundation

Jean Haliski has a proven record:

Jean successfully chaired the initiation of building Alpha Alternative High School

Jean served on the Design Team in building Arata Creek School, a Social/Emotional Skills Program

Jean is Chairman of the Multnomah Education Service District Board of Directors

Jean serves on the Oregon School Boards Association Board of Directors and Legislative Committee

Jean serves on the Oregon Association of Education Service Districts Executive Committee

Jean is representing the 3rd Congressional District at the 2001 Federal Relations Network in Washington, D.C.

Jean has been an elected voice for students in Multnomah County at the local, state and national level for 20 years.

Getting things done for kids!


Endorsed by Portland Association of Teachers

Paid for by Re-Elect Haliski 2001 Campaign

(This information furnished by Jean Haliski)