2015-2016 Board of Directors

Members of the board of directors of MPI-Oregon Chapter have an ardent interest in the association’s purposes and also have a sense of stewardship for the organization. They understand and identify with the central purpose, goals, vision, and values of the organization.

Duties include attendance at monthly board and chapter meetings, advocating for the chapter, serving as a liaison to committee chairs, and serving as a role model for other chapter members. Board members are fiscally responsible for the chapter’s well being and set priorities that assure the long-range survival of the organization.

President: Janis Ross, CMP
Travel Lane County
754 Olive Street
Eugene, OR 97401
Phone: 541-484-5307
Email: [email protected]

Immediate Past President: Melodie King, CMP
Oregon Health Care Association
11740 SW 68th Parkway #250
Portland, OR 97223
Phone: 503-726-5227
Email: [email protected]

President-Elect: Kim Herrmann, CMP
Oregon Care Partners
Email: [email protected]

VP Finance: Tim Neill
AV Rental Services
6360 NE MLK Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97211
Phone: 503-546-6415
Email: [email protected]

VP Education: Kelly Hagerman, CMP
Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center
5815 N Albina Avenue
Portland, OR 97217
Phone: 503-867-5007
Email: [email protected]

VP Communications: Nichole Cooper, CMP
North Harbour Collection by Marriott
1231 North Anchor Way
Portland, OR 97217
Phone: 503-445-9051
Email: [email protected]

VP Membership: Cathy Mason, CMP
The Mason Group
1535 NW 102nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97229
Phone: 503-297-6013
Email: [email protected]

Director Strategic Alliance: Alex Doyle, CMP
21st Century Group Inc.
3732 Ridge Point Drive
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Phone: 503-359-5811
Email: [email protected]

Director Monthly Education: Cyndi Holloway, CMP
Caesars Entertainment National Meetings & Events
3655 Las Vegas Blvd, South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Phone: 702-401-6160
Email: [email protected]

Director Special Educational Projects: Christina Devlin, CMP, CMM
AGC Oregon-Columbia Chapter
9450 SW Commerce Circle, Suite 200
Wilsonville, OR 97070
​Phone: 503-685-8316
Email: [email protected]

Director Communications: Karen Waggoner, CMP, CMM
Pacific Exposition Decorating Company
330 SE Division Place
Portland, OR 97202
​Phone: 503-417-8000 x107
Email: [email protected]

Director Member Recruitment: Jose Rivas
Portland Business Alliance
200 SW Market Street, Suite 150
Portland, OR 97201
Phone: 503-224-8684
Email: [email protected]

Director Member Retention: Tara Thomas, CMP, DMCP
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
850 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205
Phone: 503-221-4518
Email: [email protected]

Association Manager: Stephanie Kennedy
MPI-OC
PO Box 4346
Portland, OR 97208
Phone: 503-626-8197
Email: [email protected]

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