Management - Pioneer Courthouse Square


Pioneer Courthouse Square’s Board of Trustees consists of a minimum of 25 elected members who serve two consecutive three-year terms. The members are representatives of the Community, the Region at-large and Downtown Businesses. The City Commissioner in charge of Portland Parks & Recreation automatically serves on the Board. Additionally, the President may appoint non-voting Honorary Trustees and Ex-Officio Trustees with the support of the majority of the Board.

Pioneer Courthouse Square Board of Trustees 2017-2018

Paul Andrews
Melvin Mark Brokerage Company

Lynnae Berg
Portland Business Alliance

Doreen Binder

Andrew Colas
Colas Construction, Inc.

Harriet Cormack
Civic Leader

Commissioner Amanda Fritz
City of Portland

Stanley Geffen
Geffen Mesher & Co.

Mike Golub
Portland Timbers

Greg Goodman
Downtown Development Group

Matthew Goodman
Downtown Development Group

Randy Gragg
University of Portland John Yeon Center

Justen Harn
Portland Community Media

Steve Holwerda
Ferguson Wellman Capital Mgmt.

Brad Hutton

Steve Janik
Ball Janik LLP

Philip Kalberer
The Kalberer Company

Sue Keil

Sara Krajewski
Portland Art Museum

Carol Kruse
Cambia Health Solutions

Thomas Lauderdale
Pink Martini

Amber Lavender

Dan Lavey
Gallatin Public Affairs

Cobi Lewis
Wells Fargo

Chet Orloff
Oregon History Works

Bob Proffitt
Alpha Media

Carmen Rubio
Latino Network

John Russell
Russell Development Company, Inc.

Tad Savinar
Tad Savinar Studio

Stephen Schneider

Gordon Sondland
Provenance Hotels – Aspen Companies

Ron Stewart
Consult: Ron Stewart

Kerry Tymchuk
Oregon Historical Society

Cameron Whitten

David Zier
MMDC Company

Ex-Officio Positions

Bernie Bottomly

Neil McFarlane

DJ Wilson


Board meetings are open to the public and held regularly on the last Tuesday of every quarter at 11:30am.
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Jennifer Polver
Executive Director

Theresa Vetsch-Sandoval
Director of Marketing

Lindsay Gay
Director of Operations

Cari Sánchez-Potter
Event Director

Haley Hessler
Event and Office Assistant

Stephanie Wisniewski
Administrative Manager