Chuck Butler, Ashland, Oregon, has been the owner of Butler Ford, Butler Acura, Butler Hyundai in Ashland since 1976 and Shasta Ford Mercury in Dunsmuir, California since 1992. He is also a partner in Capital Associates in Medford and Portland, Oregon, a commercial finance company. He is a graduate of the University of California at Los Angeles with a degree in business management. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Southern Oregon State College Foundation, the Ashland Community Hospital Foundation (past President), the Ashland Rotary Club, the San Francisco Region Ford Dealers Advertising Association and the Southern Oregon University Raider Club. He is or has been a member of the Ford Dealer Council, the Acura Dealer Council, the Ashland Lions Club, the Medford Skal Club (past President) and the Ashland Rotary Club.