Party affiliation: Democrat
Deputy district attorney Multnomah County, Portland, 1965—1969. District attorney Columbia County, St. Helens, Oregon, 1969—1975. Senior partner Lucas, Petersen & Huffman, 1972—1982.
Circuit judge pro tempore Oregon, 1975—1991. Part-time instructor Portland Community College, Portland State University, Multnomah College. Member Columbia County Democratic Central Committee, Oregon, 1978—1992.
Chairman Oregon Law Enforcement Legislation Research Committee, 1973—1975, Oregon Law Enforcement Council, 1971—1975, 1980—1984. Served to brigadier general United States Army Reserve.
The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.