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Meet Some of Our Partners…

Alex Lebow

How do you spend your days? I like most days to start with a jog, cup of tea, and hard copy of the newspaper. My [...] Read More »

Hannah Cohen-Cline

How do you spend your days? I am a research scientist at Providence, as part of an independent public health [...] Read More »

Stephen Krancari

How do you spend your days?  Because I have recently relocated to Portland, I commit significant hours to job [...] Read More »

Santos Herrera

How do you spend your days? I am the Manager of School Based Programs at Latino Network. My main focus is to [...] Read More »

Renzo Meza

How do you spend your days? When I’m not at work, I spend a healthy chunk of time at the gym or hiking one of [...] Read More »

Noah Stolmaker

How do you spend your days? Weekdays are spent in my home office, where I run my web and mobile app development [...] Read More »

Meg Janssen

How do you spend your days? I spend my Mondays-through-Fridays as a marketing manager for Nike’s Global Retail [...] Read More »

Lindsay Reynolds

How do you spend your days? I am a labor and employment attorney at Tonkon Torp LLP.  I spend my days advising [...] Read More »

Jessica Bowersox

How do you spend your days? I spend my week days as the Communications Director at SMART (Start Making A Reader [...] Read More »

Jessica Black

How do you spend your days? I spend my days working at Mac’s List, managing day-to-day operations by providing [...] Read More »

Jackie Giordano

How do you spend your days?  I like to think of myself as a connector – from simply connecting people to people [...] Read More »

Annie Klug

How do you spend your days? I work in corporate social responsibility for the Portland Trail Blazers, which [...] Read More »

Abigail Hazlett

How do you spend your days? I am a Sr. Data Analyst with the software company Alteryx. My role is to help our [...] Read More »

Paula Little, Director

Paula joins the SVP Board of Directors through her participation in SVP’s Rising Leaders for Social Change program. As the National Vice President of Development for Stand for Children, Paula comes to the board with more than 15 years of Development leadership and contemporary perspectives on nonprofit and philanthropic sectors. Read More »

Yoon Shin

As a business lawyer with 18 years of legal and business experience in New York, Hong Kong, and the Pacific [...] Read More »

Melissa May

Melissa focuses her practice on estate planning, probate and trust administration, and advising tax-exempt [...] Read More »

Kimberly Pray

With an advanced degree in taxation and an interdisciplinary background in law, business, and non-profits, [...] Read More »

Kate Kilberg

 As an attorney with fifteen years’ experience, Kate’s practice focuses on non-profit and tax-exempt [...] Read More »

Jeff Mazer

If you could have lunch with one person living or dead, who would it be and why? I'd have lunch with [...] Read More »

Dennis Johnson

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? Though trained as a lawyer, my profession has been tax [...] Read More »

Jessica Balsam

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? My career is focused in sustainability and clean energy. I [...] Read More »

Mary Geelan

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I am the Juvenile Court Improvement Coordinator for the [...] Read More »

Nicholas Diamond

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? President and Principal Broker a Real Estate Investment [...] Read More »

Hanako Imber

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I am a Product Implementation Team Lead for Huron Consulting [...] Read More »

Ryan Dangaran

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I work in Business Development and Asset Management for [...] Read More »

Cassie J. Lovett

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I have been working at United Way of the Columbia-Willamette [...] Read More »

Dani Kerrigan

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? When we moved to Portland 10 years ago, I joined Knowledge [...] Read More »

Paula Trujillo

What is your profession? How do you spend your days?  For over 15 years, I have worked in the non-profit industry [...] Read More »

Jesseca Ryan

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I’m an entrepreneur with a background in marketing and [...] Read More »

Dave Smith

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I have worked for 20 years in the semiconductor capital [...] Read More »

Kent Lewis

Kent Lewis is the President of SVP Portland's newest Business Partner, Anvil Media. Specializing in analytics, [...] Read More »

Cassie Buckroyd

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I am passionate about the field of public health and I run [...] Read More »

David Spurr

What is your profession?  How do you spend your days? I work in private wealth management, working with [...] Read More »

Michael Leland

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I’ve owned a local mortgage company, Mortgage Trust, Inc., [...] Read More »

Bob Tate

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I am twice-retired: first from a 30 year career at Procter [...] Read More »

Kathleen Hampton & Matt Marosz

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? Kathleen: I am the Campaign Manager for Portland State [...] Read More »

Terry St. Marie

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I’m a writer (TerryStarbucker.com), business consultant, [...] Read More »

Courtney Mersereau

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I’m a Client Relationship Manager with Vision Capital [...] Read More »

Wendy Weissman

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I’ve been interested in helping leaders, teams and [...] Read More »

Michael Brand

What are your community interests?  What are you passionate about? I’m most committed to a robust nonprofit [...] Read More »

Lou Jaffe

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I am retired from a career in corporate accounting and [...] Read More »

Jess Lange

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I’m a marketing professional at McClenahan Bruer [...] Read More »

Will Gruner

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I'm an analyst/project manager at a Real Estate Investment [...] Read More »

Andrew Rodriguez

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I am lining up a career in the impact investing/social [...] Read More »

Jenna Hudson

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? Well if you asked me that just 4 months ago, I would have [...] Read More »

Jock Kimberley

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? Over the course of my business career, I worked for only two [...] Read More »

Sky Waters

What is your profession? I am currently a Portfolio Analytics and Reporting Associate at Fisher Investments, an [...] Read More »

Carlo Delumpa

Carlo has been a Partner with SVP since 2012. He led marketing and branding work at Peninsula Children's Learning [...] Read More »

Carol Rossio

Carol Rossio recently began her Fellowship at the Native American Youth and Family Center (NAYA)  through SVP [...] Read More »

Lee LaTour

Lee LaTour  just began her Fellowship at World Pulse through SVP Portland’s Encore Fellows program. As with all [...] Read More »

Liz Fourther-Branch

Liz Fouther-Branch just began her Fellowship at Playworks through SVP Portland’s Encore Fellows program. As with [...] Read More »

Nadya Okamoto, Former Youth Director of SVPY

Nadya Okamoto was integral to starting SVPY, and is known for her leadership as the Founder and Executive Director of the non-profit organization PERIOD. She is also the co-founder, spokesperson, and Director of National Outreach for the post-partisan media platform, E Pluribus. Read More »

Marie Tyler

I am still new to SVP, but I am incredibly impressed with their care in ensuring that the fit between the work hosts and the retirees entering the Encore Fellows program is spot on. Read More »

Holly Levow

As a California licensed attorney and business woman, I used to spend my days in high technology start-up companies wearing many hats. Today, my profession is a full-time mother and I feel very blessed to have this opportunity. Now that both my children are in school, I'm gearing up for my next professional adventure. Read More »

Oscar Mayer

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? Upon reaching the age of the required minimum distribution, [...] Read More »

Ron Eiseman

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I have a finance / accounting (CPA) background.  I have [...] Read More »

Jim Viscardi

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? Retired. I spend my days on golf, self-enrichment and [...] Read More »

Sue McGrath

The specific areas of focus at SVPP have changed over the years I’ve been a member, but no matter what we tackle I love the selfless generosity and results that come from our volunteer time and dollars. Read More »

Heather Paulson

What is your profession? How do you spend your days? I'm the Sr Director of Corporate Strategy and Development [...] Read More »

Laura Koch

Personally, I find it very interesting and rewarding to sit between the funding community and the nonprofit community. Everyone’s hearts are in the right place, but there are often very real barriers in the language and approach used on either side of the table. Read More »

Rebecca Brown Schroeder

The fellow Partners and staff at SVP recognized potential within me to step into roles I might not otherwise have considered. As a result I have found my skills and interests expanding as well. You might say I am undergoing my own personal form of “next stage growth.” Read More »

Larry Fox, Past President

Larry joined SVP out of the conviction that well managed and strategic non-profit activity at the community level is the best answer to the rapidly accumulating blind spots around poverty, violence, neglect, and abuse. Read More »

Martha Soltesz

The best part about your involvement in SVP is that I am more sensitive to people's needs and their everyday challenges. By helping them in some way I feel I am contributing to their well-being. Read More »

Les Soltesz

The best part about my involvement in SVP has been seeing a program through from the very beginning through its graduation. Read More »

Boyce Smith

As a Founding Partner, I am so proud of the effort we made to figure out how to do what we were trying to do. I'm more aware of the community and the issues facing many of us because of SVP. Read More »

Lester Baskin, MD

I feel with SVP there is a group of individuals with like-minded social service goals, and the teamwork to accomplish things I could not do myself. As opposed to feeling helpless, I feel more empowered to make a difference here in Portland. Read More »

Steve Brook

Steve Brook and his wife Vanessa joined SVP in December 2008, after getting to know us over several months. Steve currently serves as a member of the Community Impact Committee... Read More »

Ken deLaski, Director

Ken joined out Board in 2013 not long after both he and his wife Sarah became SVP Partners. Before recently moving to Portland, Ken was co-founder, CEO and Chairman of Deltek, Inc., a large software company based in Northern Virginia. In his current, full-time career in philanthropy he... Read More »

Steve Rosenbaum

The best part about my involvement in SVP is feeling like I am making a difference by donating professional skills. Read More »

We have the following people and businesses to thank for their ongoing commitment to our mission.

 

Our business partners include:

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Our members include:

  • Abigail Hazlett
  • Alex Lebow
  • Alexander Nelson
  • Ann Horinouchi and Nicholas Wade
  • Anne Batey
  • Annie Klug
  • Anvil Media
  • Barbara and Ken Francis
  • Bill and Kieren Porter
  • Bob-Amndih Ward
  • Boyce and Lori Smith
  • Brad Combs
  • Brian Nickerson
  • Cam Clitheroe
  • Cameron Madill
  • Carmen Rubio
  • Carri Munn
  • Carrie Dickson
  • Cassie Buckroyd
  • Catalyst Law LLC
  • Catie Fahrner
  • Charlie Gilkey
  • Cheryl Wilson
  • Chris and Barbara Nelson
  • Chris Benenati
  • Chrissy Washburn
  • Christy Leonhardt
  • Christyn Dundorf & Cory Mathews
  • Chuck Brabenac
  • Cindi Berry
  • Clair Friskey
  • Claire Lematta
  • Clare Wilkinson
  • Columbia Bank
  • Courtney and Courtney Campbell
  • Dan Deleganes
  • Dan Rohweder
  • Dani and Bill Kerrigan
  • Darcy Burt Schoenberg
  • Darlene Fritsche
  • Darrin Donithorne
  • Dave Palmer
  • Dave Riveness
  • David C. Smith & Nilla Persson
  • David Kahl and Mark Holloway
  • David Lyon
  • De Van Nguyen
  • Deb Mrazek
  • Debbie Hill
  • Deborah Pezzotti
  • Debra Shields
  • Dennis Johnson
  • Diane McCartney
  • Dina Alexander
  • Doss Struse
  • Drew Smith and Barbara Resnick
  • Ed Bunch
  • Ed Mueller
  • Eli Lamb
  • Ellen Macke
  • Eric Hutchinson
  • Eric Jaeckle
  • Eric Stecker
  • Erin Stevanus
  • Fairbridge Foundation
  • Floyd Walker
  • Fran Batchler
  • Fred Bruderlin
  • Fred Brunderlin
  • Fred Cohen
  • Fred Trullinger
  • Fujiko Shono
  • Gary Furr
  • Gene Garrison
  • George Burgesser
  • George Daskalakis
  • Graham Covington
  • Greg and Donna Dufault
  • Greg Miller
  • Gunner Danneels
  • Hanako Imber
  • Hannah Cohen-Cline
  • Hannah Love
  • Harvey Forstag
  • Heather and Joe Eberhardt
  • Helen VanGrunsven
  • Holly and Zachary Levow
  • James and Carol Zuiches
  • James Dixon and Charles Jenkins
  • Jan Barker
  • Jane Grube
  • Janet Judah-Singleton
  • Jason Hardaway
  • Jay Gilbert
  • Jeff and Sandy Grubb
  • Jen and Barry Bradie
  • Jennifer Bruml
  • Jennifer Moffatt
  • Jennifer Moffatt
  • Jennifer Newman
  • Jerzy Bilchuk
  • Jessica Black
  • Jessica Bowersox
  • Jessica Lange
  • Jessica Polonsky
  • Jill Eiland
  • Jim Mead
  • Jock Kimberley
  • Joe Adams
  • joe Johsnton
  • Joel and Pat Kaplan
  • John Branam
  • John Brennan
  • John Fine
  • John Griffiths
  • John Light
  • John Sarr
  • Jubitz Family Foundation
  • Julia Meier
  • Julian Evola
  • Kate Fagerholm
  • Kathie Miller
  • Kathleen Ludgate
  • Kay Smath
  • Kelley Family Foundation
  • Kelly Starkey
  • Ken Diep
  • Ken Harris
  • Ken Nikula
  • Ken Thrasher
  • Kerry McClenahan
  • Kerry Miller
  • Kevin Phaup
  • Kim Schmidt
  • Kimberly Matheson
  • Kimberly Melton
  • KinderCare
  • Kirt and Lisa Nilsson
  • Kitty Kaping
  • Larry and Judy Fox
  • Laura Wilson
  • Laurie Koehler
  • LeRoy Feigelson
  • Leslie Trim and Iraj Vojdani
  • Lester and Heather Baskin
  • Linda Hassan Anderson
  • Linda Weston
  • Lindsay Reynolds
  • Lori Flexer
  • Lori Gates
  • Lou and Kathleen Jaffe
  • Mack Stallcup
  • Marilyn McLain
  • Mark Stadick
  • Mary Geelan
  • Mary LaMotte
  • Maureen Hannon
  • Mayne Mihacsi
  • Meg Janssen
  • Merritt and Heather Paulson
  • Michael Brand
  • Michael Grizzard
  • Michael Heiner
  • Michael Leland and Sandi Bittler
  • Michelle Rand
  • Mike Gunter
  • Mike Ngo
  • Mikki McClish
  • Mitch Lamey
  • Monique Breault and Carlo Delumpa
  • Nicholas and Elena Diamond
  • Noah Stolmaker
  • Noel Vennes
  • Oscar Mayer
  • Paul and Deborah Speer
  • Paul Work
  • Paula Little
  • Pete Fowler
  • Peter Tung
  • Peter Wolochow
  • Philip Banks
  • Phillip Sidney
  • Phoebe and Grant Ebright
  • Phoebe and Grant Ebright
  • Qua Veda
  • Rebecca Brown Schroeder and David Schroeder
  • Regina Hauser
  • Renzo Meza
  • Rob Sadowsky
  • Robert Roy
  • Robin Mann
  • Roger Campana
  • Ron Eiseman
  • Ron Gallahan
  • Roya Zainali
  • Russ and Dawn Campbell
  • Sam Shogren
  • Sandra Assasnik
  • Sandra White
  • Santos Herrera
  • Sarah and Jean-Claude Marin
  • Scott DiMicco
  • Scott Gilbert
  • Shailesh Vachhani
  • Shannon Jones
  • Shantanu Gupta
  • Shari Phipps
  • Sharon Barthmaier
  • Sig Unander
  • Simone Wren and Will Jacquiss
  • Stephanie Feeney and Donald Mickey
  • Stephen and Tami Strong
  • Stephen Krancari
  • Steve Brown
  • Steve Buhaly
  • Steve Krig
  • Steve Linse
  • Steve Smith
  • Steven Maser
  • Sunil Kasturi
  • Susan Mellon
  • Susan Meredith
  • Teresa Gonczy and Brian O'Rourke
  • Terry St. Marie
  • The Silver Family Foundation
  • Thomas Cook
  • Timo Garcia
  • Timothy Pfau
  • Tom Kapfer
  • Tony Salvador
  • Tracy Smith
  • Triet Nguyen
  • Tuan Phamdo
  • Tyler and Joel Silver
  • Val Ilsley and Bruce Murray
  • Valerie Wilkinson
  • Victor Torres
  • Wendy Weissman
  • William Stack
  • Winston Saunders