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

Corina Allen – Chief Hazards Geologist, WA DNR, Geological Survey

Bridgette Blakesley – PHEP Coordinator, Clatsop County Dept. of Public Health

Beatriz Botello-Salgado – OSU Lincoln County Extension Service:  SNAP-Ed Nutrition Education Program Assistant; Newport City Council

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.

Mike Harryman – Oregonā€™s State Resilience Officer, Office of Governor Kate Brown

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 DevelopmentĀ 

Ryan Sealy – Environmental Health Scientist, NW Portland Area Indian Health Board