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|Anne is responsible for the management of SE Uplift including programmatic oversight, planning, and human resource management. She provides support to the Board of Directors and staff to help fulfill SE Uplift’s mission and handles all insurance related issues for the coalition. Anne enjoys riding her horse Tyger, gardening, reading, entertaining, traveling and taking care of one dog, three cats, two ducks, four chickens, four goats and two horses. Rounding out her days are time with two adult children, two step-children, two grandchildren and assorted other relatives and friends.|
|Jay supports the Executive Director and staff in an administrative capacity. He is responsible for the operations of the building, tenant and community building-use rental agreements, records collection, and database management. In his off time Jay writes music, plays his guitar, and also spends lots of time outside hiking, biking, exploring the coast, and seeing all the wonderful sights Oregon has to offer.|
Community Resource Program Manager
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|Kelly serves as the liaison to six of our Neighborhood Associations, providing them with resources and support. In addition, Kelly manages our Grant Programs, monthly newsletter, and online resources. In her spare time, Kelly can be found enjoying the outdoors, cooking delicious vegan meals, and laughing with friends and family. Her spirit animal is a squirrel.
Kelly is the staff liaison for the Creston-Kenilworth, Eastmoreland, Laurelhurst, Montavilla, Mt. Scott-Arleta, and Mt. Tabor Neighborhood Associations.
Neighborhood Planning Program Manager
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|Leah serves as the liaison to two of our Neighborhood Associations, providing them with resources, advice and training. Additionally, Leah serves as the main point of contact for neighbors and all neighborhood associations interested in getting involved in, or who have questions about how to shape Portland’s land use and transportation planning policy and processes. Leah supports SE Uplift’s Land Use and Transportation Committee which meets monthly and represents perspectives of volunteers from each of our twenty neighborhood associations as well as several business associations.
On any given day, Leah can be found working in her yard or garden, sitting on her porch with her 2-year old daughter, playing soccer, jogging, or walking her over-sized dog through the neighborhood.
Community Outreach Coordinator
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|Mireaya serves as the liaison to six of our neighborhood associations, providing them with resources, advice and outreach assistance. She coordinates trainings, events and workshops for SE Uplift and manages our Community Collection Event (Cleanup) program. Working in the nonprofit sector for a decade, Mireaya has found true love in combining social justice, art and digital design.
Mireaya is the staff liaison for the Ardenwald-Johnson Creek, Foster-Powell, Kerns, North Tabor, South Tabor, and Woodstock Neighborhood Associations.