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David Linn

District 1

David Linn is a candidate for Portland City Council in District 1 (East Portland).

Linn is an Administrative Assistant at the Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. He currently serves as a Director on the Centennial School Board and is the President of the Centennial Community Association.

Linn’s experience includes chairing the Montavilla Neighborhood Association and acting as a SEIU503 Union Steward and Sub-Local President. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with a Specialty in Local Government from Portland State University.

Linn’s campaign website outlines his priorities as improved collaboration between the city and county, small business support, improved public safety, increasing affordable housing options, and promoting community engagement.

He has committed to the ‘Save Portland Street Response’ pledge, vowing to prioritize, introduce, and vote in favor of full funding for Portland Street Response to operate 24-7 in every budget cycle.