Board of Directors & Chapter Staff

Learn more about the Board of Directors and meet the friendly staff who keep the AGC Oregon-Columbia Chapter running.

Yohn Baldwin
2021 Chapter President

Board of Directors

The Oregon-Columbia Chapter Board of Directors is comprised of elected, appointed, and designated members representing all segments of the chapter’s membership. The board meets six times per year; all AGC members are welcome to attend any board meeting.

Strategic Objectives

The board has outlined four strategic objectives to direct the chapter’s efforts. This document is actively followed by the board and staff, and is regularly reviewed and updated.

2017–2019 Strategic Objectives

  • Advocate: Protect the construction industry and strengthen AGC’s impact on public policy
  • Grow: Grow and develop the construction workforce and leadership of the future
  • Engage: Provide relevant products, services, and events to connect and engage our membership
  • Safety: Deliver industry-leading health and safety services to our members

View the Oregon-Columbia Chapter strategic objectives

President Yohn Baldwin, Baldwin General Contracting

First Vice President Scott Williams, Hamilton Construction

Second Vice President Steve Malany, P&C Construction Company

Secretary Joel Frasieur, Knife River Materials

Treasurer Joe McDonnell, Moss Adams, LLP

Board Counsel Paige Spratt, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

*New Board Member

* Past President

  • None currently appointed
  • None currently appointed

Counsel to the Board

Higher Education Partners

Board Member Emeritus

Leadership Website

Chapter leadership (Board of Directors or Executive Committee) can log on to this password-protected website, Contact Kari Schoonover for login information, 503-685-8318.

For more information contact Mike Salsgiver, chapter executive director, 503-685-8305 or 800-826-6610.

Executive Committee

Nominating Committee

Finance Committee

Facilities Committee

Bylaws Committee

Chapter Staff

Chapter Management

Mike Salsgiver

Executive Director
Kari Schoonover

Kari Schoonover

Executive Assistant
  • Executive director support
  • Board, Executive Committee support
  • Office management
  • Membership and member engagement support
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Jennifer Brown

  • Budget and financial reporting
  • Oregon-Columbia Chapter Foundation accounting
  • Union Contractor Group accounting
  • AGC Northwest Chapters Retirement Trust administrator
  • Finance Committee staff liaison
  • 401k Trust administrator

Tamara Barnes

Accounting Specialist
  • Accounts receivable
  • Accounts payable
  • Volume reporting
  • Membership dues
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Karla Holland

Communication and Technology Manager
  • Interior/exterior communications
  • Information systems
  • Chapter website
  • Chapter publications
  • Media relations
  • Chapter calendar
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Joan Stitt

Customer Service/ Administrative Assistant
  • Customer Service
  • Workforce and professional development support
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Workforce and Professional Development

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Asha Aiello

Workforce and Professional Development Program Manager
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Safety Services

Barb Epstien

Barb Epstien, MPH, CIH

Industrial Hygienist
  • Statewide industrial hygiene services
  • SAIF Total Worker Health
  • SAIF Professional Development Committee
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Andrew Haymart, CHST

Industrial Hygiene Technician
  • Statewide industrial hygiene services
  • SAIF IH Working Group
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Andrew Johnson, CSP, CHST

Safety Management Consultant
  • Southern Oregon (Roseburg, Medford, Klamath Falls, Ashland)
  • Southern Oregon Coast, Reedsport to Brookings
  • Rogue Valley Safety Committee staff liaison
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Chris Miller, CSP, ASP, CRIS

Safety Management Consultant
  • Portland Northwest
  • Portland Southwest
  • Tigard, Beaverton
  • Hillsboro, Western Washington County
  • Northern Oregon Coast and Highway 30
  • AGCA Safety & Health Committee, Awards Subcommittee
  • Safety award programs
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Nick Naramore, MS, CSP, CRIS

Safety Management Consultant
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Bryan Ortiz, CHST

Safety Management Consultant
  • Southern Willamette Valley
  • Eugene, Corvallis, Albany
  • Central Coast (Tillamook to Waldport)
  • Bilingual English/Spanish
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Travis Stone, CHST, CRIS

Safety Management Consultant
  • Portland North
  • Portland Northeast (west of I-205)
  • Portland Southeast (west of I-205)
  • Bend/Central Oregon
  • Southwest Washington
  • Construction Safety Summit
  • GOSH Planning Committee
  • Mid Oregon Construction Safety Summit
Nathan Taylor

Nathan Taylor, CSP, ASP, CHST

Safety Management Consultant
  • Northern Willamette Valley
  • Tualatin to Salem
  • McMinnville, Newberg
  • OR-OSHA Construction Advisory Committee
  • SAIF Professional Development Committee
Lisa Wisler

Lisa Wisler

Labor Relations/Safety Services Coordinator
  • Labor relations support
  • Safety training
  • Safety Services support
  • Safety & Health Council staff liaison
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Public and Strategic Affairs

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John Rakowitz

Director of Public and Strategic Affairs
  • State government relations
  • Political Action Committee staff liaison
  • Highway/Heavy/Utility Contractors Council staff liaison
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Kirsten Adams

Public Affairs Counsel

Lauren Kuenzi

Public Affairs Project Manager
  • Regulatory and legislative analysis
  • Public and Strategic Affairs Department operations
  • Political Action Committee administration
  • South Coast Area Council staff liaison
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Labor Relations

Bob Timmons

Bob Timmons

Director of Labor Relations
  • Labor relations support (union and open shop)
  • BOLI/PWR/Davis-Bacon
  • Union Contractor Group staff liaison
  • Contract negotiation and interpretation
  • Grievance/arbitration
  • Labor management trusts
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Member Engagement

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Ali Gadbaugh

Member Engagement Manager
  • Member recruitment/retention
  • Chapter group products and services
  • AGCA products and services
  • North and Central Coast and Central Oregon Area Councils staff liaison
  • Construction Leadership Council staff liaison
  • Specialty Contractors Council staff liaison
  • Professional and Industry Associates Council staff liaison
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Viktoria Schulz

Viktoria Schulz

Events Manager
Heidi Peterson

Heidi Peterson

Events Specialist
  • Chapter and regional events support
  • Council event support

Coral Genochio

Events Assistant
  • Event registration
  • Chapter events support

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