Who’s Involved? Business Leaders from Across Oregon

Executive Steering Committee

The Oregon Business Plan (OBP) is guided by an executive steering committee of business leaders, chaired currently by Joth Ricci, President of Dutch Bros. Coffee. The Business Plan is a joint venture of the Oregon Business Council (OBC), Oregon Business & Industry (OBI), and the Portland Business Alliance (PBA).  Project management for the Plan is provided by OBC.

Previous Oregon Business Plan chairs, and their positions at the time, include:

  • Dick Reiten, CEO, NW Natural
  • Bill Thorndike, President, Medford Fabrication
  • Allen Alley, CEO, Pixel Works
  • Steve Pratt, CEO, ESCO
  • Pat Reiten, President, Pacific Power
  • John Carter, Chairman and CEO, Schnitzer Steel
  • Malia Wasson, President, US Bank
  • Parick Criteser, President and CEO, Tillamook County Creamery Association