Dick Schouten

Commissioner Dick Schouten - March 2016

Commissioner Dick Schouten has represented Aloha, Beaverton, and Cooper Mountain area since June 2000. 
Commissioner Schouten represented Aloha, Beaverton and Cooper Mt. since June of 2000.  Mr. Schouten's family migrated from the Netherlands when he was four. Following a Fresno childhood, he completed his undergraduate work at Santa Clara University and law degree from UCLA. After serving as legal counsel for California cities and special districts, the Commissioner, his wife and two daughters moved to Washington County in 1992. Commissioner Schouten represented "The Make Our Park Whole Committee", which helped obtain a 22-acre addition to the Tualatin Hills Nature Park.  In 2014, the Intertwine Alliance gave Commissioner Schouten a "Force of Nature Award" and in 2015, Community Partners for Affordable Housing gave him a "Kerkof Award" for effective affordable housing advocacy.
Community Involvement
 Boards and committees Commissioner Schouten serves on include:
  • Centro Cultural of Washington County, Board of Directors
  • Clean Water Services (CWS), Board of Directors
  • Regional Disaster Preparedness Organization Board
  • Washington County Museum, Board of Directors



January 2017 - December 2020

Email Commissioner Schouten

Washington County, Oregon, Commissioner District 1

Representing Urban Area to the East

District 1 includes much of Beaverton, Aloha, Cooper Mountain and Reedville.

Enter your address to find your County Commissioner using the Commissioner Lookup.

Commissioner Lookup