Staff & Board
Michael Dale Co-Founder, former Executive Director of NWJP and currently Senior Counsel at NWJP.
Michael Burch recently retired from the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters in Portland, OR.
Lynn-Marie Crider is the former Staff Director at the Oregon Federation of Nurses and Health Practitioners (OFNHP) and a retired labor organizer and attorney.
Kevin Díaz is the Chief Legal Advocacy Director and General Counsel at Compassion and Choices in Portland, OR
Chris Frost is a Worker’s Compensation attorney and partner at Thomas, Coon, Newton and Frost.
Cathy Highet is a labor and employment attorney in Portland, OR.
Reyna Lopez is the Executive Director of PCUN in Woodburn, OR.
Hank Kaplan is a retired attorney and former partner at Bennett, Hartman, Morris & Kaplan in Portland, OR.
Abel Valladares is a student and organizer.
Jill Pham is a former union organizer and currently the director of Portland Jobs with Justice.
Andi Pla is a labor attorney and former organizer with SEIU Local 503.
Alma Raya Santana is a community and union organizer with Oregon AFSCME.