|Rocky Smith |
Rocky Smith was born and raised in Oregon City. Today, he teaches art at Oregon City High School, where he has been for the last 15 years. He is also well known in the community as a local historian and paranormal investigator. Smith has just finished his second term on the Oregon City Commission and is currently taking a much needed break from politics. In college Rocky worked for three years in the historic Ermatinger House, the oldest house in Oregon City and the third oldest house in the state of Oregon. He has had many paranormal experiences over the past 20 years in the Ermatinger House including his first experience, which was featured in Susan Smitten's book,Ghost Stories of Oregon. Smith has also worked to preserve the historic home which is in the process of a complete restoration and should be open to the public within the year.