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Upcoming Events

April 27, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
White Leaders for Racial Justice If you are interested in engaging with racial justice, anti-racism, and allyship/ accomplice-ship work directly and categorize yourself as white, join us in these monthly conversations. 4th Tuesday
May 5, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
ALF Oregon Virtual Check Ins Next meeting: Wednesday May 5th, 12:30-1:30pm via Zoom We invite Fellows and Senior Fellows across classes and across Oregon for check-ins during this compounded and difficult time. Option to join by Zoom
May 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Conversations on Houselessness: Racial Disparities in the Unhoused Today Join Kitty Miller (Class XXXVIII and Home Forward Chief Administrative Officer) and Brandi Tuck (Class XXXVIII and Portland Homeless Family Solutions Executive
May 7, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
ALF Oregon LGBTQ+ Social Hour Now the First Fridays of Each Month, 12noon - 1pm via Zoom Join with other self-identified LGBTQ+ ALF Fellows and Senior Fellows as we look forward at how we are making an impact on the lives of LGBTQ+
May 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
ALF National Event: Lunch and Learn: Dialogue: It’s Not What You Think! Date: May 11, 2021 Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 pm via Zoom Join Susan Taylor, CEO of Generon International & Hidde van der Pol, a certified facilitator at the

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ALF Board of Directors & Advisory Council

Berk Nelson (Class XXXIV)
Project Manager I, Prosper Portland, Portland

Vice President:
Jake Gibbs (Class XXVIII)
Director of Partner Development, Lone Rock Resources, Roseburg

Stephanie Hooper (Class XXXI)
President, Age+, Portland

Vicki Nakashima (Class XIII)
Retired - Department of Human Services, Office of Multicultural Health, Camas, WA.

Board Members:
Dani Ledezma (Class XXVIII)
Interim- Special Advisor on Equity, Portland Public Schools, Portland

Mike Marshall (Class XXXI)
Director, Oregon Recovers, Portland

Sue Densmore (Class XIV)
Executive Director, Friends of the Oregon Caves and Chateau, Grants Pass

Patrick Quinton (Class XXX)
CEO, Dweller Inc., Portland 


Advisory Council

Michael Alexander (Class XXII)
Community Leader, Portland

Representative Earl Blumenauer (Class I)
United States Congress, Portland

Senator Margaret Carter (Class II)
Oregon State House and Senate (retired), Portland

Kendall Clawson (Class XXVIII)
Grantmakers of Oregon and SW Washington, Portland

John Frohnmayer (Class II)
National Endowment for the Arts (retired), Attorney, Author, Corvallis

Senator Avel Gordly (Class III)
Oregon State House and Senate (retired), Portland

Carmen Rubio (Class XXIV)
Portland City Councillor, Portland

Bob Speltz (Class XVIII)
The Standard, Portland

Bill Thorndike (Class VIII)
Medford Fabrication, Medford

Jessica Vega Pederson (Class XXXIII)
Multnomah County Commissioner, Gresham

Carol Whipple (Class I)
Rocking C Ranch, Elkton

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