Policy manager recruitment. The Association of Oregon Counties (AOC) seeks an experienced legislative advocate to join its dynamic policy management team. Position requires knowledge of legislative process, exceptional verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated success as an advocate.
Experience with human services (public health, mental health, seniors, children and families, veterans), local government and work with stakeholders a plus. Salary commensurate with experience range: $60,000 to $85,000; includes generous benefits package. For a full policy manager job description, click here. To apply submit a letter of interest and résumé to Cara Fischer, deputy executive director, at email@example.com by 5 p.m. May 31, 2013.
Josi Runs for NACo 2nd Vice President. Tillamook County Commissioner Tim Josi announced at the AOC Annual Conference he is running for NACo 2nd vice president in 2013. The AOC membership immediately endorsed his effort at their annual business meeting on November 15. Watch a short video of Tim introducing himself to NACo members.
Governor's O&C Proposal. Governor Kitzhaber is asking Congress to address the fiscal and environmental stability of the O&C lands. Unique to Oregon, the O&C lands offer a wealth of opportunities not only for Oregon, but for the nation. The Governor recently bought a group of 14 diverse representatives for counties, timber interests and conservation groups to develop options for the O&C. The Governor delivered a report with options to our Congressional delegation. It is interesting and must reading.
Oregon Counties - Providing Vital Public Services Since 1843. Click Here AOC has produced a 15 minute video about county government in Oregon. If you want a DVD of your own to show in your county, contact Eric or Laura at the AOC office. (It looks great on a big screen!)