Board Leadership

Our Board is a group of passionate and powerful community leaders, who allow us to make significant change and share our mission with the widest possible audience. We are ever grateful for their considerable talents, time, resources and energy.


Michael Alexander, Board President


Former President and CEO of Urban League of Portland; current Port of Portland Commissioner

Cobi Lewis, Board Vice President & Governance Committee Chair


Wells Fargo, Vice President & Community Development Officer

Tamara Kennedy-Hill, Board Recording Secretary & Program Committee Chair


Travel Portland, Vice President of Diversity and Community Relations

Aubre’ Dickson, Board Treasurer


Key Bank, Vice President / Senior Relationship Manager, Community Development Lending

Patti Miles, Board Member & Property Development Committee Chair


inici group Inc, Senior Project Manager: Project/Construction Management

Damian Crowder, Board Member


Portland Development Commission, Project Manager

Sheldon F. Joseph, Board Member


Intel, Senior Project Manager

Ralph Evans, Board Member-Emeritus


Former VP Human Resources, Menasha Corporation and President, Menasha Corporation Foundation