Tammy Baney is in her second term as a Deschutes County Commissioner. She also serves as the elected President of the Association of Oregon Counties. Baney has an extensive background in public service and community advocacy, working with groups such as CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate for children), Habitat for Humanity, Commission on Children and Families, Family Law Advisory Council, Family Access Network and has been a foster parent for years. Baney has been appointed by Governor Kitzhaber to various leadership teams to assist with policy creation for both early childhood learning and healthcare reform efforts. Baney was appointed by Governor Kulongoski to the Oregon Housing Council in 2010 and also serves on the Road User Fee Task Force for the OTC. She is a champion for integrating community health reform into transportation planning. Baney is the proud mom of Addy and her three grown foster daughters Lindsi, Ashley, and Alesha.
7/1/2011 to 6/30/2015