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Economic Development Commission (EDC)

Recruitment for 2020 is Now Open

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Our mission is to create prosperity by fostering balanced economic development in Clackamas County through a close partnership with government and the private sector.

All meetings take place on the 4th Wednesday of every month except in November and December no meetings take place. Meetings begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. and end at 9:30 a.m. in Room 115 of the Development Services Building unless otherwise noted. 

Name of View
Economic Development Commission

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

7:30 am
Optimal Child Care & Workforce System

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

7:30 am
2020 EDC Member Recruitment and 2020 Work plan.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

7:30 am
Commissioner Insights, Review/Discuss Draft Final Report, T2020 Update and Recruitment & Outreach.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

7:30 pm
Poverty and Employment Data, Wichita Center, Clackamas County Prosperity Collaborative and T2020 Sunrise Gateway Presentation.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

7:30 pm
Economic Landscape, EDC Executive Committee Report, and McLoughlin Corridor Study Summary.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

7:30 pm
McLoughlin Corridor Action Strategy and Hot Topics.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

7:30 pm
McLoughlin Corridor Bus Tour including Downtown Milwaukie, Park Avenue, Oak Lodge, Jennings Lodge, Downtown Gladstone.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

9:30 am
Hot Topics, Annual Workplan, and Park Avenue Update.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

7:30 pm
2019 Membership Recruitment and Final Report.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

7:30 pm
Hot Topics, Housing Presentation, and Results from Transportation Outreach.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

7:30 pm
Hot Topics, Value Pricing, Transportation Update, and Discuss Presentation and Next Steps.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

7:30 pm
Oregon Manufacturing Extension Program (OMEP) and Introduction to Committee Structure.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

7:30 pm
Hot Topics, Presentation – Tourism, Presentation – ISP & Dark Fiber, and EDC Discussion.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

7:30 pm
2018 Final Report Recap and Annual Workplan.

Bylaws

Member Roster

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Name Area represented Industry represented
Charles Gallia, Chair Oregon City Professional and Business Services
John LaMotte Lake Oswego Professional Business Services
David Nielsen Lake Oswego Construction
Wilda Parks, Immediate Past Chair Milwaukie Professional Business Services
Vance Tong West Linn Professional and Business Services
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Name Area represented Industry represented
Joe Buck Milwaukie Professional and Business Services
Jeffrey Caton Happy Valley Professional and Business Services
Lisa Davidson Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Laura Edmonds Milwaukie Professional and Business Services
William Gifford Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Jeff Gudman Lake Oswego Professional and Business Services
Shannon Ilas West Linn Professional and Business Services
Tom Keenan Milwaukie Professional and Business Services
John LaMotte Lake Oswego Professional and Business Services
Justin LaPointe Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Peter Lund Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Alissa Mahar Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Matthew Makara Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Matthew Miller Portland Metro Region Professional and Business Services
Kimo Rosa Milwaukie Professional and Business Services
Michael Selvaggio West Linn Professional and Business Services
Vance Tong Oregon City Professional and Business Services
Ravinder Waraich Happy Valley Professional and Business Services
Melissa Womack Lake Oswego Professional and Business Services
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Name Area represented Industry represented
Mayor Tammy Stempel Gladstone Professional and Business Services
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Name Area represented Industry represented
Lita Colligan Wilsonville Education
Bridget Dazey Clackamas Workforce
Tammy Marquez-Oldham Portland Professional Business Services Consultant/Export Resource
Lynn Wallis Oregon City Economic/Employment
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Name Contact
Jon Legarza
Interim Manager
jlegarza@clackamas.us
503-742-4366
Cindy Moore
Coordinator
cmoore@clackamas.us
503-742-4328
Sam Dicke
Coordinator
sdicke@clackamas.us
503-742-4367
John Southgate
Project Manager
jsouthgate@clackamas.us
Corina Copeland
Administrative Assistant
ccopeland@clackamas.us
503-742-4329
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Contact
Department Staff
Corina Copeland
503-742-4BIZ (4249)

Phone:503-742-4BIZ
Email:4biz@clackamas.us

150 Beavercreek Road Oregon City, OR 97045

Office Hours:

⚠ Due to COVID-19, our offices are closed to the public until further notice. Our employees are available and working to meet your needs remotely.