Diana Thompson

Profile Updated: December 16, 2018
Diana Thompson
Line of Work: Small business owner, P.U.D. Commissioner
Other Interests: Living at the beach!
I Have a Website: www.harmonysoapworks.com
www.soapimpressions.com
Diana Thompson

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About Me and My Life:

Graduated from U of O in 1969 with a degree in Sociology and returned to the Portland area. Since then, I've worked in a variety of different jobs and lived in a variety of different places in Oregon and now in Washington.

I've been married and divorced more than once! I've worked as a caseworker, community organizer, owned a small farm, sold insurance, worked in computer support and training and at Portland Schools in the Research and Evaluation Dept. In 1999, my husband, John and I move to the Long Beach Peninsula in WA and in 2002 our little side-line handcrafted soap business became an export business. Since then we've been manufacturing soap for a company in Japan and have had the opportunity to visit Japan on 3 occasions. It's been a very interesting journey and has allowed us to create a few jobs in our community.

Since I like new things, I ran for office in 2006 and was elected as the first woman P.U.D. Commissioner in this county. It is a fascinating industry and I'm loving learning all that is involved in public utilities in this state.

"Life is a journey, not a destination." ~~Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Kaleb & Gramps are best "buddies".
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Posted on: Sep 06, 2015 at 6:09 PM

Eileen, thank you for all of your hard work on the reunion. What a fun event it was. You did an awesome job!

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Sep 06, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Kathie, Thank you for all the time you put in to create this event. What fun! You did an awesome job.





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