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] or call 503-388-5004.

ClaireClaire AdamsickProject Coordinator: Committees
claire.adamsick[at], 503.388.9030

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. 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.

KatyKaty AsherInterim Executive Director
katy.asher[at], 503.388.5070

Katy is responsible for the management of NECN including fiscal and programmatic oversight, planning, and human resource management. She provides support to the Board of Directors and staff to help fulfill NECN’s mission.

FranFran AyaribilSpecial Projects and Initiatives
fran.ayaribil[at], 503.388.9188

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.

CameronCameron HerringtonCommunications Manager
cameron.herrington[at], 503.388.6100

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.

RandiRandi RazalentiAdministrative Coordinator
randi.razalenti[at], 503.388.6088

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.