Public Announcements


2016-17 OEDA Officers & Board Announced

November 2, 2016

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2016 OEDA Annual Conference in Sunriver!

At the 2016 Annual Meeting in Sunriver, the membership of the Oregon Economic Development Association (OEDA) approved the 2016-17 Board of Directors:

• Mary Bosch (Rural Development Initiatives, Inc)
• Jody Christensen (McMinnville Economic Development Partnership)
• Bill Clemens (PacifiCorp)
• Ryan DeGrofft (Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation)
• Kevin Greenwood (Port of Newport)
• Leigh Anne Hogue (Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce)
• Melissa Hunting (PGE)
• Shawn Irvine (City of Independence)
• Jamie Jonhk (City of Woodburn)
• Sarah Means (Lane County)
• Jill Miles (Business Oregon)
• Matt Miller (Greater Portland, Inc)
• Tom Nelson (Corvallis Benton County Economic Development)
• Greg O’Sullivan (Klamath County Economic Development Association)
• Kate Porsche (City of Redmond)
• Kristin Retherford (City of Salem)
• Jon Stark (REDI/EDCO)
• Nate Stice (Regional Solutions)
• Connie Stopher (South Coast Development Council)

At its regular Board Meeting following the Annual Conference, the OEDA Board elected the following officers for 2017:

President: Jon Stark (REDI/EDCO)
Vice President: Sarah Means (Lane County)
Treasurer: Kate Porsche (City of Redmond)
Secretary: Matt Miller (Greater Portland, Inc)
Past President: Kristin Retherford (City of Salem)

A full OEDA Board roster, with officers, can be found here.