The Cascadia CoPes Hub is supported by 2 external advisory boards- an External Advisory Committee (EAC) and a Community Advisory Council (CAC). The EAC provides project oversight and advice to help ensure that long-range Hub goals and objectives are met. The CAC provides community guidance and expert advice on project implementation from a range of local and regional perspectives.
External Advisory Committee
Community Advisory Council
Bridgette Blakesley – PHEP Coordinator, Clatsop County Dept. of Public Health
Tiffany Brown – Emergency Manager, Clatsop County OR
Adam Canter – Director of the Wiyot Natural Resource Department, Wiyot Tribe
Pat Corcoran – Astoria Planning Commission
Maximilian Dixon – Earthquake Hazards Manager, WA Emergency Management Division
Clancy De Smet – Climate Change Adaptation Branch Chief, CA Transportation Planning Agency
Gus Gates – Washington Policy Manager, Surfrider Foundation
Eliza Ghitis – Climate change scientist, Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission
Kevin Goodrich – Public Works Director, City of Westport, WA.
Jennifer Kalt – Director of Humboldt Baykeeper, CA.
Meade Krosby – Senior Scientist, UW Climate Impacts Group; University Deputy Director, NW Climate Adaptation Science Center
David Lewis – Assistant Professor, OSU/Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde
Larissa Pfleeger – Natural Resources Director, Shoalwater Bay Tribe
Charlie Plybon – Oregon Policy Manager, Surfrider
Meg Reed – Oregon Coastal Shores Specialist, OR Coastal Management Program, Dep. of Land Conservation and Development
Ryan Sealy – Environmental Health Scientist, NW Portland Area Indian Health Board