Trustees

The Board of Trustees' responsibilities include governance, fiscal oversight, fundraising, strategic planning, and promoting and expanding the organization's programs to garner support from the community.

Jack Isselmann

Jack Isselmann

board chair
senior vice president, external affairs & communications, the greenbrier companies, inc.

 

Dr. Dennis Galvan

Dr. Dennis Galvan

Vice Provost for International Affairs, University of Oregon

Chris Cox

Chris Cox

Vice President Global Quality
Hyster-Yale Group

 

Paula Hayes

Paula Hayes

President & CEO
Hue Noir, LLC

 

Priya Sagar

Priya Sagar

Team Private Wealth Manager
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated

Wim Wiewel

Wim Wiewel

President
Lewis and Clark College

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Dr. Annette Nemetz

Dr. Annette Nemetz

Associate Professor of Management
Director of MBA Programs
Director of Business at George Fox University

 

Curtis Robinhold

Curtis Robinhold

immediate past board chair
executive director, port of portland

 

Sara Ames Benedict

Sara Ames Benedict

associate, davis wright tremaine

Joe Boyle

Joe Boyle

Executive Vice President, Columbia Brand President, Columbia Sportswear

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Timothy Chapman

Timothy Chapman

senior vice president, merrill lynch private banking & investment group

Susan Chazin-Wright

Susan Chazin-Wright

board chair-elect
vice president of human resources, cascade corporation

Nav Dayanand

Nav Dayanand

director of federal government relations, nature conservancy oregon

 

Beth deHamel

Beth deHamel

chief financial officer, mercy corps

Denny Doyle

Denny Doyle

mayor, city of beaverton, oregon

Yassi Irajpanah

Yassi Irajpanah

board treasurer
development director, vibe of portland

Arun Joshi

Arun Joshi

founder and ceo, visulon inc.

Matt Lippert

Matt Lippert

board secretary
vice president, nike global procurement

Justin Palfreyman

Justin Palfreyman

vice president, strategy & business development, nw natural

Tracy Royal

Tracy Royal

director of aftermarket supply chain, daimler trucks north america

Mary Carlin Yates

Mary Carlin Yates

retired ambassador, u.s. department of state

 

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