“Two Snaps and a Hey” for ELGL Member and New Gresham HR Director Karen Pearson
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“Two Snaps and a Hey” for ELGL Member and New Gresham HR Director Karen Pearson

Congrats to Karen Pearson who has been promoted to Gresham Human Resources Director. Karen transitioned from Clackamas County to Gresham in the last couple of years. We profiled this transition in a previous ELGL feature which is included below. Two snaps and a hey for Karen! Previous ELGL feature on Karen: What’s it like transitioning … Continue reading

The Transition with Jennifer Lewis-Goff, Former Chief of Staff for Sen. Burdick
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The Transition with Jennifer Lewis-Goff, Former Chief of Staff for Sen. Burdick

A former chief of staff for State Sens. Burdick and Metsger, Jen has transitioned to working as a policy analyst for Cover Oregon.┬áCover Oregon is a central marketplace where Oregon individuals and employers will be able to shop for health insurance plans and access financial assistance to help pay for coverage. With the Affordable Care … Continue reading

The Transition with Courtney Lords, Office of Multnomah County Attorney
The Transition

The Transition with Courtney Lords, Office of Multnomah County Attorney

Courtney has taken the leap back to the public sector after spending several years at Beery Elsner. Her individual practice areas at Beery Elsner were municipal law and governance and urban renewal and economic development. We caught up with Courtney to discuss her job transition, her career accomplishments, and of course, her best lawyer joke. … Continue reading

The Transition with Gary Rebello, City of Milwaukie HR Director
The Transition

The Transition with Gary Rebello, City of Milwaukie HR Director

Gary Rebello has been learning the nuisances of the public sector since April 2011 when he began working for Marion County. Before that experience, Gary had spent the bulk of his career in the private sector working for LaCrosse Footwear,┬áMentor Graphics Corporation, and Intel. He now finds himself leading the human resources department for the … Continue reading