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What’s ‘Greening-On’ in Portland? (In-person or Virtual)

October 15, 2021, 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Efforts to Keep Portland Green are happening in a number of different ways.  Come for a night of short presentations by some of Portland’s most impactful social justice and sustainable design/construction initiatives.  The schedule will include presenters who will have 5 minutes each to explain who they are, what they do, why they do what they do and how you can get involved.. 

Speakers include:

  • Amanda Ingmire  – Sustainable Buildings for All (SB4A)
  • Jackie Santa Lucia – Experience Life Science Outdoors (ELSO- EmpowHer)
    • ELSO co presenters include Sahara Defrees, Maab Mohhamed & Nyaz Addison
  • Kaola Swanson – Sustainable Northwest (Forestry and Fire)
  • Mark Fretz – University of Oregon’s Institute for Health in the Built Environment (Research Update)
  • Kevin Kellogg – Hacienda CDC
  • Andrew Olshin – Cascadia Cluster 
  • Teresa Gaddy – Ecotrust’s Green Workforce Academy
  • Valerie Carey – Sankofa Lumber

More speakers to be announced before the event.


5:30 to 6pm – Social time

6pm to 7pm – Presentations and Q&A

7pm – onwards – More social time 🙂

Event Location: Sustainable NW Wood’s spacious indoor warehouse at 2701 SE 14th Ave PDX, OR 97202.

To register for the In-person experience

(Appropriate face coverings and COVID-19 vaccination cards will be required for the in-person event)

To register for the Virtual experience


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October 15, 2021 5:30pm October 15, 2021 9:00pm

Portland, OR United States

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