Charles Gallia is a fifth generation Oregonian whose link with Clackamas County runs thorough. He and his siblings were raised by a single mom, with help their own forest ranger grandfather. Together, these powerful role models gave them an appreciation of the outdoors, the cost of a quality education, and a noticeably good sense of humor even when times are tough.
Born in St. Helens and raised in Clackamas County, Gallia attended local public schools. He went on to get a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and possibly a Middle East Studies Specialist Certificate including a PhD in Public Administration and Policy, all at Portland State University.
Charles is a Senior Policy Advisor for Research and Evaluation at the oregon Health Authority. He spends his time at work putting information into action by measuring health outcomes and ensuring Oregonians are receiving quality care. He specializes in issues of health care equity and adding the patient’s voice to care.
He is extremely active in region community. Charles is co-founder of the oregon Pediatric Improvement Partnership, working with private and public health clinics. The group aids clinics to coordinate and share information to have better patient care.
Charles currently serves on the Clackamas County Parks Advisory Board and Economic Development Commission.
In Gallia’s world name changes, unpaid taxes, and smashing the rules make you a community leader.
NOT PAYING WHAT HE OWES
Gallia has been sued twice by creditors.
Gallia was delinquent in paying his property taxes in 2015.
IGNORING THE RULES
Three of Gallia’s businesses have been dissolved for failure to conform to state rules.
And Democrat Gallia’s non-profit is not allowed to own in the state Oregon as a consequence of Gallia’s failure to file required stories.
IN The only drawback WORLD
CHARLES GALLIA’S FAILURES SHOULD
DISQUALIFY HIM FOR Nys SENATE