Learn more about the WISE Portland Committees.

Marketing and Communications

Develops ongoing initiatives to engage with members and industry executives across communications platforms and manages content development, monthly newsletter, email communications, website, and promotions and features.

Committee Chairs: Alex Hojnar and Leni Baga
Committee Members: Alexandra Rudd, Anna Krichevsky
Board Advisor: Diane Penny


Leads the planning and execution of all chapter events. This committee also works with the communications team to plan marketing and engagement strategy for events.

Committee Chair: Kelsey Hough
Committee Members: Victoria Wilhelm, Jen Anderson, Courtney Parks, Hannah Roxas
Board Advisor: Amanda Mann


Develops strategies to build new student, corporate, and professional memberships, manages membership database, and maintains communication with prospective and new members.

Committee Chair: Traci Miller
Committee Members: Angela Walther, Laura Flynn, Sydney Flynn, Lauren Brownrigg
Board Advisor: Megan Conway


Secures in-kind and monetary donations from sponsors for events and promotions as well as builds partnership with corporate members and partner organizations.

Committee Chair: Heather Pease
Committee Members: Bridget Pierce, Jamie Clark, Mercedes Starr, Sara Morales

Your WISE Community

WISE membership comprises professionals at various stages of their careers, from entry-level associates to established industry leaders, and spans all disciplines within the industry.

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WISE Within

Is working towards the launch of WISE within for our Portland chapter and will manage mentor and mentee matching and program growth.

More information coming soon