Steering Committee

Jan Jones
State Representatives
Where grew up? Raised in Ohio, then moved to California in 1975. How long in area? Moved to Grants Pass 5 years ago. First and most current/last job:  At 15, Read More
Doug Walker
Direct Action
Where grew up? South of San Francisco in a town called Brisbane. How long in area? My wife and I moved to grants Pass as newly weds 23 years ago. Read More
Suzanne Lavine
Communications
Where grew up? Moved to Germany as infant, went through school there. How long in area? 10 years, moved here from Northern California/Bay Area. First and most current/last job: While Read More
Rhonda Lawrence
Environment
Where grew up? Foothills of Southern California How long in area? 4 years First and most current/last job: proofreading the telephone book, very awful summer job, HR Manager for transportation Read More
Dawn Welch
Civil & Voting Rights
Dawn graduated from UC Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology.  After relocating to Salem with her husband and sons, she held a position with the State Board Read More
Charlotte Hutt
Anti-Corruption
Michele Kyle
Media
Deb Harpster
Healthcare
Where grew up?                          Beautiful downtown Burbank, CA How long in area?               Read More
Marc Mason
Grew up: Kansas City, MO How long in area: 2 years First and most current job: In the 80s and 90s I was as a CPA and restaurant owner.  I’m Read More
K. David Smith
Founding Member (along with Dawn Welch and Suzanne Lavine), former Steering Committee Member