Board of Directors

Bylaws specify there must be a minimum of three and a maximum of nine non-student board members who serve three-year terms:

(1) A representative of the Oregon Journalism Education Association
J.D. McIntire
Sandy High School
7400 Bell St
Sandy OR 97055
503-668-8011 ext. 7227

(2) A representative of Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association

(3) A currently active media adviser (up to three)
Nerissa Ediza
Parkrose HS
12003 NE Shaver St.
Portland, OR 97220
Term: 2015-2018

(4) A member at large from any media/journalism-related classification (up to three)
Rob Melton, Board of Directors President
2607 SW Bertha Blvd
Portland, OR 97239
971-371-9298 cell/text
Term: 2015-2018

Simone Myers, SOJC, Board of Directors Secretary
70 NW Couch St., Floor 3R
Portland, OR 97209
503-412-3683 (Turnbull Center)
Term: 2015-2018

Andrew DeVigal, SOJC, Chair in journalism innovation and civic engagement, professor of practice
70 NW Couch St., Floor 3R
Portland, OR 97209
503-412-3677 (Turnbull Center)
Term: 2015-2018

(5) Dean or dean’s representative of the University of Oregon’s School of Journalism
Regina G. Lawrence
Executive Director, George S. Turnbull Center & Agora Journalism Center
“The gathering place for media innovation and civic engagement”
Professor, School of Journalism and Communication, University of Oregon
70 NW Couch St., Floor 3R
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 412-3659
Term: 2015-2018

(6) Two high school media juniors or seniors, and

(7) Up to two student non-voting ex-officio members who as alternates vote in the absence of the high school media members.


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