The State’s Largest and Most Comprehensive Infrastructure Event

Presented jointly by Business Oregon and the Northwest Environmental Business Council, the 2023 Oregon Infrastructure Summit will provide a venue for the exchange of ideas focused on understanding and articulating the interconnectedness of basic infrastructure, including:

  • Capacity Building
  • Resiliency
  • Community & Economic Development
  • Investment
  • Leadership & Planning
  • And other Solutions

2023 Planning Committee

David AshtonPort of PortlandAssistant General Counsel
Jennifer CaslerHaley & AldrichSenior Associate
Len FarrStantecPrincipal
Brien FlanaganSchwabe, Williamson & WyattIndustry Group Leader
Holly HalliganUSDA - Rural DevelopmentCommunity Programs Specialist
Karen HomolacBusiness Oregon - Economic Development DivisionBrownfields Program Specialist
Michele BradleyPort of Tillamook (Special Dist. Association of Oregon)General Manager
Gregg MindtNorthwest Environmental Business CouncilExecutive Director
Seth OttoMaul Foster & AlongiSenior Planner
Jim McCauleyLeague of Oregon CitiesLegislative Director
Laura KerrStoel RivesAttorney, Environmental and Natural Resources
Graeme TaylorStantecProject Manager
Jenny GlassFederal Reserve Bank of San FranciscoSenior Outreach Manager
Claire WestonCenter for Creative Land RecyclingProgram & Operations Manager
Greg StabachRogue Valley Council of GovernmentsNatural Resources Program Director
Anne WhittingtonOregon Cascades West Council of GovernmentsEconomic Resiliency Planner
Amelia PorterfieldRegional Solutions, Office of Governor Tina KotekRegional Solutions Director
Melissa MurphyBusiness Oregon - Industrial LandsRegional Development Officer
Sabrina StrausRural Community Assistance CorporationRural Development Specialist
Tom MergyPBS Engineering and EnvironmentalPrincipal Hydrogeologist
Jonas BieryD.A. Davidson & Co.Vice President, Public Finance Banker
Sarah WeppnerAlta Science & EngineeringEnvironmental Division Manager 


Northwest Environmental Business Council presents the Oregon Brownfields Conference & Awards Luncheon

Northwest Environmental Business Council

Northwest Environmental Business Council (NEBC) represents Northwest businesses working to protect, restore and sustain the natural and built environment. NEBC members companies and organizations cover a wide range of disciplines, providing solutions in the areas of environmental protection & cleanup, energy & efficiency, waste & recycling, water & wastewater, and sustainable development. For more information about NEBC membership or events, visit

Business Oregon

Business Oregon

Business Oregon works to create, retain, expand and attract businesses that provide sustainable, living-wage jobs for Oregonians through public-private partnerships, leveraged funding and support of economic opportunities for Oregon companies and entrepreneurs. For more information on department programs and activities visit

State of Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is the state agency responsible for protecting Oregon’s air and water, identifying, investigating, and cleaning up contaminated sites, and managing waste materials in a safe and sustainable manner. To address sites with known or potential contamination, DEQ can offer technical assistance, liability management, remedial oversight, and limited grant resources to help public and private stakeholders who are interested in site investigation and cleanup. For more information on DEQ programs and activities, please contact the department, or visit


Conference Organizer

Northwest Environmental Business Council
6 Centerpointe Drive, Suite 340
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
T: 503-227-6361

Registration & Inquiries

Jennifer Starr
Operations & Events Manager

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Rachel Johnson
Business Development

Strategic Partnerships

Gregg Mindt
Executive Director