OUR NETWORK

Staff & Board

Our Children Oregon Staff

Our team includes activists, educators, and advocates who are passionate about making change in our world so that all Oregon children live in a state where they have a true opportunity to thrive.

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Jenifer Wagley

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Executive Director
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Linda Dixon

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Operations Sr. Manager

Shānna Pittman-Frank

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Development Director

Ivy Major-McDowall

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Policy and Advocacy Director
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Maryanna Aster

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Communications Manager

Greer Klepacki

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Policy and Advocacy Sr. Coordinator

Delina Biniam

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Organizing and Outreach Coordinator

Marley Chavarria

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Policy & Advocacy Intern

Rachel Hamid

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Policy & Advocacy Intern

Aly Larson

THEY/THEM

Policy & Advocacy Intern

Board of Directors

Our Board is made up of local leaders, helping Our Children Oregon instigate meaningful change and ensuring we’re considerate and mindful of every community that calls Oregon home.

Irvin M. Brown

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Policy Advisor
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James L. Crouser

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Lindsey Diercksen

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Owner of LD Consulting LLC
Board Chair

Carol Helfer

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Human Resources Director at Northwest Regional Education Service District

Jabin "Jai" Kahl

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Providence Patient Experience Director, Oregon Region
Treasurer

Brianne Hood Kothari

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Associate Professor and the Program Coordinator of the Human Development and Family Sciences (HDFS)

Staci B. Martin

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Pancho Savery

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Professor of English, Humanities, and American Studies at Reed College
Secretary
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Graham Sheldon

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Boutique Hotel Proprietor and Real Estate Broker
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Sharon Soliday

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CEO & Advocate for Kids, The Hello Foundation
Board Vice-Chair
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Rita Sullivan

SHE/HER/HERS

Clinical Psychologist