WLN Executive Director
and State Director for
Richard Burke. Richard was the Grass Roots Director for Oregon Americans for Prosperity, building a network of thirty-one local chapters. Richard has won seven contested local nonpartisan elections. Currently, he serves as an elected commissioner and past board President for the Tualatin Valley Water District, which provides water to over 250,000 residents and major corporations such as Intel. Richard was also nominated by the senate minority leader, appointed by Oregon's governor, and confirmed by the state senate to serve as a commissioner on the Oregon State Ethics Commission. Richard served as vice chair of the commission during 2018 and as chair during 2019
Richard has worked in the Oregon house and senate as a senior legislative aide and was a minor party nominee for Oregon governor in 1998. He has been a radio talk show host. Richard has managed campaigns at every level, helping dozens of people secure election to local non-partisan offices. Richard earned a B.S. in Social Science from Portland State University. He and his wife, Natasha, parent a brilliant and accomplished young lady named Anastasia and have a german shepherd dog, Arya.
Linda Neace. Linda Neace is under contract as a staff development director for Western Liberty Network. Linda is currently an elected city councillor for the city of Gladstone. As such she understands the importance of local governance to the lives of people who live in various communities.
Ken Morse. Ken is WLN's State Director in Washington State who lives in Little Rock.
Professionally, Ken is a wastewater bio-remediation expert. Politically, Ken is a longtime veteran of limted-government grass movement. Ken has served as the Chair of the Olympia TEA Party and now serves as the chair of the Informed Citizens Network, a statewide organization, which is an Independent Affiliate of WLN. The Informed Citizens Network just held its second conference in Tacoma which was co-sponsored by WLN.
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