Clay Bearnson was elected to the City Council in 2014, and began serving in January 2015.
Mr. Bearnson enjoys volunteering and chose to run for City Council “to be a part of the decision-making process that keeps Medford moving in a positive direction” and to ensure a successful future for the community. Clay described himself as the working-class candidate, serving with honesty and integrity.
Clay has been a resident of the Rogue Valley since 1985 and has been a local business owner for more than 10 years.
Prior to his Council appointment, he served on the City’s Parking Committee, as well as the Arts Commission, serving as the Commission Chair during 2014.