Lincoln, Tillamook, Marion, Polk and Yamhill Counties

The SMART Northwest Area team implements SMART and raises funds to support SMART in Lincoln, Tillamook, Marion, Polk and Yamhill Counties. In 2017-2018, we served 1,559 PreK through third-grade children with the help of 656 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 Northwest’s Year-end Report.

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

Local Staff:

Michael Finlay Assistant Mgr.

Michael Finlay
Senior Program Manager

Stephanie Gates
Development Officer

Erica Heisler Program Manager

Erica Heisler
Program Manager


Volunteer Opportunities:

SMART always welcomes new volunteers! Check the Get Involved page for descriptions of various volunteer positions. For volunteer openings in the Northwest Area, click here › or call 503-391-8423.

Business Partners:

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

Leadership Council:

SMART Leadership Councils are groups of individuals who help SMART flourish in our local communities through fundraising and recruitment. Thank you to our Northwest Area Leadership Council members:

  • Steven Broncheau
  • Kristine Cutchen
  • Carla Glavine
  • Rachelle Gooden
  • Tiffany Lawerence

Emeritus:

  • Carrie Casebeer
  • Terry Clelen
  • Linda Craven
  • Paula Crites
  • Steve Dickey
  • Dan Drennan
  • Steven Goto
  • Lucy King
  • Karlina Christensen-Lee
  • Krina Lemons
  • Brad Lewis
  • Matthew Lind
  • Nancy Lodge
  • Kathy Saunders
  • Victoria Shinn
  • Sandy Torgrimson-Fox
  • Jeff Ulven
  • Don Van Etten

Events

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