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Business Advisory Council

Established in the early 1990's, the Business Advisory Council is one example of the School of Business Administration's (SBA) dedication to establishing partnerships with the business community. The Business Advisory Council serves in an advisory role to the Dean of the SBA and its members are essential advocates for the school.

2012-2013 Business Advisory Council Members

Mr. Jan Eric Barkenaes
Tektronix, Inc.

Mr. Friedrich Baumann
Senior Vice President--Aftermarket
Daimler  Trucks North America

Mr. Ross Beaton
Sr. VP & Sr. Client Manager
Bank of America

Mr. Jim Campbell
VP & Corporate Controller

Mr. Floyd Chadee
Senior VP & CFO
The Standard

Mr. Jay Coalson
President & CEO
Green Building Services Inc.

Mr. Thomas Cusick
Columbia Sportswear Company

Ms. Anita Decker
Bonneville Power Administration

Ms. Carol Dillin
Vice President, Customer Strategies & Business Development

Mr. Ron Farnsworth
Executive VP and CFO
Umpqua Bank

Ms. Erin Flynn
Associate VP for Strategic Partnerships
Portland State University

Mr. Trent Green
Senior Vice President,
Strategic Planning & Business Development
Legacy Health Systems 

Ms. Julia Harper
Director, Business Administration
Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

Mr. John Hayden
Co-Founder & CEO

Mr. Don Hendrickson
Sr. Manager, Finance

Mr. J. Isaac
Senior VP, Business Affairs (retired)
Portland Trailblazers

Mr. Peter Johnson
Managing Director
Aon Risk Insurance Services West, Inc.

Mr. Calvin Johnston
President and CEO
Leupold & Stevens, Inc.

Ms. Elizabeth King
Associate VP for Strategic Partnerships

Mr. Scott Langley
President & CEO
Langley Investment Properties

Ms. Michelle Lantow
New Seasons

Mr. Scott Lewis

Mr. Anil Mathur
Alaska Tanker Company

Mr. Rob Miller

Trailblazer Foods

Ms. Nelda Newton
Senior VP, Real Estate Group
Wells Fargo

Mr. Ron Odermott
Avamere Health Services

Mr. Keith Oelrich
CEO and Co-Founder
Ignite Education Group
Mr. Joe Opsahl
First VP Wealth Management & Advisor
Merrill Lynch

Ms. Lynn Pastorius
Sales and Marketing Director
PCC Structurals, Inc.

Ms. Kathy Prosser
Worldwide Partner
Mercer Health & Benefits LLC

Mr. Pat Reiten
Pacific Power

Mr. Gerry Rogers
VP, Global Supply Chain
Nike, Inc.

Ms. MardiLyn Saathoff
Chief Governance Officer & Corporate Secretary
NW Natural

Mr. Scott South
President & CEO
Steven's Water Monitoring Systems, Inc.

Mr. Adam Stone
President & CEO
Hanna Andersson

Mr. David Willmott
President & COO
Blount International

Mr. Brad Zenger
Founder Managing Director
EcoWorks Foundation

Honorary Members

Mr. Timothy Boyle

President & CEO
Columbia Sportswear

Mr. Earle M. Chiles
Chiles Foundation

Mr. Donald Frisbee
Chairman Emeritus

Mr. Philip H. Knight
Chairman & CEO
Nike, Inc.