CPO 12F Leadership Old



Kirsten Beier - Chair 
Patricia Alvarado - Vice Chair
Charlotte Lumae - Secretary
Marbeli Medel Diaz - CCI Rep

The CPO 12F Steering Committee is made up of volunteers who live in and/or own a business or property in the community of Forest Grove. They are elected by their fellow community members (see elections below) to stay on top of the issues, deliver informative community meetings and events, and represent their communities at public hearings, neighborhood meetings, public events, etc.


Steering Committee Elections

CPO 12F Steering Committee elections are held every year at the ----?---- community meeting. Nominations are usually accepted during the two-month period prior to the meeting. If you are interested, contact CPO 12F Chair Kirsten Beier or Program Coordinator Kari Herinckx. Find out more about the CPO 7 Steering Committee requirements and functions in the CPO 7 Bylaws



Being involved in your local CPO on a leadership level is a rewarding experience that offers many opportunities and perks.

CPO 12F leaders:

  • Get the personal satisfaction of helping to improve your community.
  • Make connections and build relationships with community members and leaders.
  • Find out first hand about all of the issues affecting the members of the Forest Grove community.
  • Learn and practice leadership skills such as meeting facilitation, group process, community engagement methods, public policy development.
  • Gain a better understanding of how government operates and the mechanisms to influence policies and practices.
Leadership opportunities