Meet Our Staff

If you would like to reach Friends of Trees and aren’t sure which staff member to contact, please write us at FOT@FriendsofTrees.org.

Below are some helpful direct numbers:

Buy a Tree: 503-595-0212

Volunteer: 503-595-0213

Donate: 503-595-0214

Our staff members are listed in alphabetical order, starting with the Portland office, followed by the Eugene office. We’d love to hear from you!

Portland Staff

Kathy Armstrong

Development & Communications Director
She/Her/Hers
Certified Master Gardener
503-467-2512

Carey Aroonsuck

Volunteer & Administrative Assistant
She/Her/Hers
Habla español (Nivel intermedio)
503-467-2531

Jenny Bedell-Stiles

Volunteer & Outreach Manager
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2528

Ian Bonham

Neighborhood Trees Senior Specialist
He/Him/His
503-467-2525

Pablo Brito

Volunteer & Outreach Specialist
He/Him/His
Habla español (Nivel intermedio)
503-467-2527

Whitney Dorer

Deputy Director
She/Her/Hers
Habla español (intermedio)
503-467-2521

Hanna Dornhofer

Green Space Specialist
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2513
HannaD@FriendsofTrees.org

Sam Erman

Corporate & Business Relations Specialist
He/Him/His
503-467-2511
SamE@FriendsofTrees.org

Scott Fogarty

Executive Director
He/Him/His
Habla español (Nivel intermedio)
503-467-2514

Mary Harrell

Office Manager
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2510

Manuel Ku

Field Specialist
He/Him/His

Andrew Land

Neighborhood Trees Senior Specialist
He/Him/His
ISA Certified Arborist, PN-7456A
Habla español (Nivel intermedio)
Home orchardist and pruning resource
503-467-2518

Logan Lauvray

Green Space Manager
He/Him/His
503-467-2515

Harrison Layer

Field Technician
He/Him/His
503-467-2534
HarrisonL@FriendsofTrees.org

Surabhi Mahajan

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Specialist
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2536
SurabhiM@Friendsoftrees.org

Adam Marx

Field Technician
He/Him/His
503-467-2537
AdamM@FriendsofTrees.org

Haley Miller

Neighborhood Trees Specialist
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2517

Tyler Rise

Development Assistant
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2524

Gustavo Rojas

NT Senior Administrative & Customer Service Specialist
He/Him/His
Habla español
503-467-2529

Rudolph R. Roquemore II

Contract & Events Specialist
He/Him/His
503-467-2516

Anne Marie Santos

Green Space Senior Specialist
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2522

Max Showers

Green Space Senior Specialist
He/Him/His
503-467-2523

Erica Timm

Neighborhood Trees Manager
She/Her/Hers
ISA Certified Arborist, PN-7633A
503-467-2533

Megan Van de Mark

Neighborhood Trees Vancouver Specialist
She/Her/Hers
ISA Certified Arborist, PN-8513A
503-467-2530

Litzy Venturi

Neighborhood Trees Specialist
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2519

Michelle Yasutake

Neighborhood Trees Specialist
She/Her/Hers
503-467-2520

Eugene Staff

Erik Burke

Eugene Director
He/Him/His
ISA Certified Arborist, PN-6956AM
Landscape Construction Professional, #15562
541-632-3683

Taylor Glass

Volunteer and Planting Specialist
She/Her/Hers
541-632-3683

Jeff Lanza

Planting Program Manager
ISA Certified Arborist, PN-8094A
541-632-3683

Becca Snowdale

Volunteer and Planting Specialist
She/Her/Hers
541-632-3683