Project Coordinator: Committees
Claire serves as staff liaison to NECN’s four community committees: Land Use and Transportation, Safety and Livability, Community Economic Development and Schools. She supports each committee with policy research, issue monitoring, advocacy and event planning assistance. Claire also works with government agencies and organizational partners to track, educate and engage neighbors in community planning decisions. Outside of NECN, Claire can either be found on the tennis court, or helping people resolve conflicts as a mediator and facilitator for Resolutions Northwest.
Neighborhoods Program Manager
Katy serves as the liaison to all 12 of our Neighborhood Associations, providing them with resources and support to further community-building efforts in inner-North and Northeast Portland. She also manages our neighborhood clean-up program and leads NECN trainings and networking opportunities. In her free time, she serves on the board of the Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association.
Project Coordinator: Special Projects and Initiatives
Fran coordinates NECN’s Fiscal Sponsorship Program and the Small Grants Program, providing technical support, trainings and financial oversight. She also works on special projects involving community initiatives. Her professional background spans the corporate, academic and non-profit sectors in Portland.
Cameron manages NECN’s communications and outreach, including the website, newsletter, social media, and community calendar. He also supports neighborhoods in developing their communications and outreach strategies. Cameron is a graduate student in Urban Studies at PSU, and has a background in community organizing.
Randi keeps the office moving! Contact her with any questions, and she will get you pointed in the right direction. She’s your person for equipment rentals, scheduling meeting space, or turning in your block party application. Randi enjoys working on video projects and spending time with her husband and their beloved dog, Roxy.
NECN office hours are 10am-5pm, Monday-Thursday. Staff members are also available by appointment at other times. Please note we have a small staff with many meetings outside the office. We encourage you to call ahead and make sure we’re here before you stop by. Please send general inquiries to info[at]necoalition.org or call 503-388-5004.