Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington Counties

The SMART Metro Area team implements SMART and raises funds to support SMART in the Portland Metro area. In 2017-18, we served 3,120 PreK through third-grade children with the help of 1,695 local volunteers. We are focused on recruiting more volunteers and establishing strong financial support among our communities to ensure we can continue this important work of empowering local children through reading.

Click here to read SMART Metro’s Year-end Report.

Click here to read SMART Metro’s 2017-18 Newsletter.

Metro Area Staff:

Kendra Allen
Bilingual Program Manager

Senior Development Officer

Sharon Benson Senior Development Officer

Nathan Buck Senior Program Manager

Michelle Gilmore Senior Program Manager

Stacy Goodwin Senior Program Manager

Stacy Goodwin
Senior Program Manager

Alayna Herr Development Officer

Olivia Kilgore
Program Administrator

Heather Ohta
Development Officer

Staci Sutton Program Administrator

Staci Sutton
Volunteer Administrator

Volunteer Opportunities:

SMART always welcomes new volunteers! Check the Get Involved page for descriptions of various volunteer positions. For volunteer openings in the Metro Area, click here › or call 971-634-1628.

Business Partners:

SMART Business Partners are local businesses that support SMART through financial contributions and employee volunteerism. For a list of our Metro Area Business Partners, click here ›.

SMART Associate Board:

The SMART Associate Board is comprised of a group of 15 emerging professionals who represent diverse skill sets and have demonstrated a commitment to serve as SMART ambassadors within the Portland community. To learn more about the SMART Associate Board, click here .


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