Meet John Goodhouse

The Goodhouse Family

City Councilor John Goodhouse is a 43-year, lifelong resident of Tigard.  


He graduated from Tigard High and achieved a Bachelor's Degree from Concordia University in Management, Communication and Leadership.


As a small businessman and insurance broker, John has worked closely with local business organizations like the Tigard and Tualatin Chambers of Commerce to promote small business development. Additionally, in his work with the Chambers of Commerce, and later as City Councilor, John has advocated for small business legislation at the state and national levels.


As a father, John has been active in volunteering in our local school district where his children Meeka, Austin and Jasmine have attended.  John believes a strong education system starts with strong parental involvement and participation.


As a volunteer, John has served as  Past President, Men’s Auxiliary VFW Post 3452.  John believes ensuring our veterans are taken care of is a shared priority.  That's why as City Councilor, John is focused on affordable housing solutions and getting homeless veterans in off the streets.


John is married to his wife Rebecca, the love of his life.