Economic Development Commission (EDC)

Our mission is to create prosperity by fostering balanced economic development in Clackamas County through a close partnership with government and the private sector.

All meetings take place on the 4th Wednesday of every month except in November and December no meetings take place. Meetings begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. and end at 9 a.m.

Name of View
Economic Development Commission

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

7:30 am
Optimal Child Care & Workforce System

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

7:30 am
2020 EDC Member Recruitment and 2020 Work plan.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

7:30 am
Commissioner Insights, Review/Discuss Draft Final Report, T2020 Update and Recruitment & Outreach.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

7:30 pm
Poverty and Employment Data, Wichita Center, Clackamas County Prosperity Collaborative and T2020 Sunrise Gateway Presentation.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

7:30 pm
Economic Landscape, EDC Executive Committee Report, and McLoughlin Corridor Study Summary.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

7:30 pm
McLoughlin Corridor Action Strategy and Hot Topics.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

7:30 pm
McLoughlin Corridor Bus Tour including Downtown Milwaukie, Park Avenue, Oak Lodge, Jennings Lodge, Downtown Gladstone.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

9:30 am
Hot Topics, Annual Workplan, and Park Avenue Update.


Member Roster

Member Name Position Area Represented Company/Industry Represented
Vance Tong Chair Oregon City Portland Tribune
Alissa Mahar At Large Lake Oswego Clackamas Community College
John LaMotte Immediate Past Chair Lake Oswego LaMotte West
Vance Tong Chair Oregon City Pamplin Media – Professional Business Services
Alissa Mahar At Large Member Lake Oswego Clackamas Community College - Workforce
John LaMotte Immediate Past Chair Lake Oswego LaMotte West – Professional Business Services
Peter Lund Member West Linn SuperGenious – Professional Business Services
Laura Edmonds Member Milwaukie North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce - Professional Business Services
William Gifford Member Oregon City smALL FLAGs - Professional Business Services
Shannon Ilas Member West Linn Keller Williams Realty - Professional Business Services
Kimo Rosa Member Milwaukie Clackamas Federal Credit Union - Professional Business Services
Name Area represented Industry represented
Bridget Dazey Clackamas Clackamas Workforce Partnership
Tammy Marquez-Oldham Portland PCC Climb Center
Lynn Wallis Oregon City State of Oregon, Economist
Name Contact
Cindy Moore
Sarah Eckman
Deputy Director
Corina Copeland
Administrative Assistant
Department Staff
Corina Copeland
503-742-4BIZ (4249)