Mayor Joe Buck

Joe Buck
PO Box 369
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
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Term Expires 12-31-2024
Term 1 Began 01-01-2021

Joe Buck grew up in the Lake Grove neighborhood and has a childhood filled with memories exploring Iron Mountain Park and riding bikes throughout town. He previously served on the City Council from 2014 - 2017 and is actively engaged with community organizations working to make Lake Oswego a welcoming and safe place of belonging for all. Areas of leadership focus include youth engagement, sustainability, health and wellness and affordable housing. He is an active runner and cyclist and enjoys daily walks through the community with his dogs (and sometimes the cat too).  

Professionally, Mayor Buck owns several local restaurants. He is a U.S. Coast Guard veteran and graduated from the University of Portland with a degree in business administration and accounting. He and his partner, Katy, live in the Lake Forest neighborhood.