Leadership Council

This key body engages in action-oriented, cross-sector dialogue and champions the work of the Partnership throughout our community.


Tracy Curtis, Wells Fargo

John Tapogna, ECONorthwest



Kerry Barnett, SAIF Corporation

Sam Breyer, Multnomah Education Service District

Ruth Brinkley, Kaiser Permanente Northwest

Paul Coakley, Centennial School District

Suzanne Cohen, Portland Association of Teachers

Andrea Cook, Warner Pacific University

Danna Diaz, Reynolds School District

Stacey Dodson, US Bank

Dan Floyd, Hood to Coast

Whitney Grubbs, Chalkboard Project

Guadalupe Guerrero, Portland Public Schools

Nkenge Harmon Johnson, The Urban League of Portland

Tony Hopson, Sr., Self Enhancement, Inc.

Deborah Kafoury, Multnomah County

Michael Lopes-Serrao, Parkrose School District

Paul Lumley, Native American Youth and Family Center

Peggy Maguire, Cambia Health Solutions

Julie Mancini, College Possible

Andrew McGough, Worksystems, Inc.

Chris Minnich, NWEA

Mark Mitsui, Portland Community College

Marcus Mundy, Coalition of Communities of Color

Kevin Palau, The Luis Palau Association

A. Katrise Perera, Gresham-Barlow School District

Lee Po Cha, Immigrant & Refugee Community Organization

Maria Pope, Portland General Electric

Maurice Rahming, O’Neill Construction Group

Ken Richardson, David Douglas School District

Carmen Rubio, Latino Network

Casey Ryan, City of Troutdale

Rahmat Shoureshi, Portland State University

Lisa Skari, Mt. Hood Community College

Judy Strand, Metropolitan Family Service

Keith Thomajan, United Way of the Columbia-Willamette

Rod Underhill, Multnomah County

Bob Van Brocklin, Stoel Rives LLP

Dave Vernier, Vernier Software and Technology

Craig Wessel, Portland Business Journal

Ted Wheeler, City of Portland

DJ Wilson, KGW

Duncan Wyse, Oregon Business Council

Julie Young, Portland Children’s Levy