The Community & Economic Development Steering Committee focuses on public policy issues and initiatives related to the economic health necessary to sustain a community, as well as cultural and leisure activities to enrich it. These include workforce development; infrastructure investment; local government incentives for business retention, expansion, and creation; and collaboration with other entities such as Business Oregon, the Oregon Employment Department, Regional Solutions, USDA Rural, and US Economic Development Administration.
Judge Steve Shaffer, Gilliam County
Commissioner Martha Schrader, Clackamas
Mike Eliason, legislative director