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Board of Directors

The Alliance is governed by a 63-member board of directors, representing a diversity of companies, industries and business interests.

Executive Committee

DJ Wilson | President & General Manager, KGW Media Group

Jim Mark | CEO, Melvin Mark Companies

Chair Emeritus
Mitchell Hornecker | Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer, Howard S. Wright

Dave Robertson | Vice President Public Policy, Portland General Electric

Vanessa Sturgeon | President & CEO, TMT Development

Vice Chair of Membership
Mike Golub | President, Business Operations, Portland Timbers

Vice Chair for Downtown Services
Justin Delaney | Vice President External Affairs & Associate Counsel, Standard Insurance Company

Vice Chair for Marketing/Communications
Chip Terhune | Vice President - Government Affairs, Cambia Health Solutions

Vice Chair for Economic Development/PNITA
Richelle Luther | Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Columbia Sportswear

Vice Chair for Government Relations
Chris Denzin | Vice President & General Manager, CenturyLink

Clean & Safe Inc. Representative
Cindy Laurila | Corporate Real Estate Manager, Portland General Electric

Member - Small Business
David Chown | President, Chown Hardware

Simone Brooks | President, S. Brooks & Associates, Inc.

Chris Oxley | Senior Vice President & General Manager of Rose Quarter Operations, Portland Trail Blazers

Jack Isselmann | Senior Vice President, External Affairs & Programs, The Greenbrier Companies

Donald L. Krahmer, Jr. | Shareholder/Partner, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C.

Portland Business Alliance President & CEO
Sandra McDonough

Board Members

David Anderson | Executive Vice President & COO, NW Natural

Brett Baker | General Manager, Austin Industries

Scott Bolton | Vice President External Affairs, Pacific Power

Julia Brim-Edwards | Senior Director, Global Strategies & Operations, Government & Public Affairs, Nike, Inc.

Dave Campbell | President & CEO, Horizon Air

Tracy Curtis | Executive Vice President, Oregon Region President, Wells Fargo

Aneshka Dickson | Vice President, Colas Construction

Troy Dickson | Senior Vice President - Oregon Manager, Howard S. Wright

Stacey Dodson | Market President - Portland & SW Washington, U.S. Bank

Jill Eiland | Public Affairs Director, Intel Corporation

Chris Elsenbach | Managing Director, JLL

Dan Field | Director, Community Benefit & Government Relations, Kaiser Permanente

Marc Fovinci | Principal, Fixed Income Strategy & Portfolio Management, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management

Andrew Frazier | Wealth Advisor, Frazier Wealth Management LLC

April Furth | Vice President Store Manager, Macy's

Jessica Getman | President, Brown & Brown Northwest Insurance

Greg Goodman | Co-President, Downtown Development Group

Trent Green | Senior Vice President, Legacy Health System

Deborah Herron | Director of Public Affairs and Government Relations, Walmart

Eric H.I. Hoffman | Operations Manager, Hoffman Construction Company of Oregon

Michael Hurley | President Middle Market Banking - Oregon & SW Washington, JPMorgan Chase

Kathleen Kee | Partner & Chief Executive Officer, Confluence Wealth Management

Debbie Kitchin | Principal, InterWorks LLC

David Knowles | Vice President - Portland Area Manager, CH2M Hill

Ken Koehler | President - Northwest Region, Liberty Mutual

Dan Lavey | President & Managing Partner, Gallatin Public Affairs

Joaquin Lippincott | Principal, Metal Toad

Rodrigo Lopez | Regional Vice President, Comcast

Jill Mackie | Senior Vice President, Public Affairs, Vigor Industrial

Steve Moss | President, Oregonian Media Group

Tracie Murphy | Senior Vice President, Moda Health

Dan Occhipinti | General Counsel & Director of Goverment Affairs, Pacific Seafood

Theron Park | Chief Executive Delivery Systems - Oregon, Providence Health & Services

Michael Phillips | Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine

Gary Reynolds | President, Perkins & Co., P.C.

Rich Roche | External & Legislative Affairs, AT&T

Steve Roselli | Senior Vice President - Regional Manager, Harsch Investment Properties

Peter Saba | Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Schnitzer Steel

Josh Sasaki | Partner, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP

Connie Seeley | Chief of Staff, Oregon Health & Science University

Alando Simpson | Vice President, City of Roses Disposal & Recycling, Inc.

Erin Sleeth | Partner, Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP

Chris Swindell | Senior Vice President & Market Executive, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Kevin Thomas | Senior Vice President of Administration, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, ESCO Corp.

Robert Van Brocklin | Partner, Stoel Rives, LLP

Sean Waters | Director, Product Compliance & Regulatory Affairs, Daimler Trucks North America

Michelle Weisenbach | Senior Vice President & Commercial Banking Leader, KeyBank

Craig Wessel | Publisher, Portland Business Journal

Charles Wilhoite | Managing Director, Willamette Management Associates

Ex-Officio Members

Mike Andreasen | Vice President - University Advancement, University of Oregon

Kimberly Branam | Executive Director, Portland Development Commission

Downtown Retail Council Representative
Kraig Buesch | Store Manager - SW 9th & Taylor, Starbucks Coffee Company

Lita Colligan | Interim President, Oregon Institute of Technology

Rex Fuller | President, Western Oregon University

J. Michael Goodwin | President & CEO, Oregon State University Foundation

Sylvia Kelley | Interim President, Portland Community College

Janet LaBar | President & CEO, Greater Portland, Inc.

Neil McFarlane | General Manager, TriMet

Jeff Miller | President & CEO, Travel Portland

Mark Mitsui | President, Portland Community College

Fr. Mark Poorman | President, University of Portland

Debra Ringold | Dean & Jeld-Wen Professor of Free Enterprise, Willamette University

Leadership Portland Representative
Laura Shipley | Vice President - Senior Professional Services Manager, Umpqua Bank

Bobbi Stedman | Chief Human Resources Officer & Acting Public Affairs Officer,
Port of Portland

Gary Withers | Executive Vice President - External Affairs, Concordia University

Wim Wiewel | President, Portland State University

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