Principal, LexTerra Strategies, LLC, August, 2020-Present.

Interim Administrator, Division of Financial Regulation, March, 2020-August, 2020.

Acting Director, Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, November, 2019-March, 2020.

Administrator, Oregon Workers’ Compensation Division, 2015-2019

Principal, LexTerra Strategies, LLC, 2013-2015

Oregon Insurance Commissioner, 2012-2013

Acting Administrator, Oregon Insurance Division. 2011-2012

Senior Policy Advisor, Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, 2003-2012

Attorney/Of Counsel, Harrang Long Gary Rudnick, 2001-2003

Attorney/Of Counsel, Garvey, Schubert & Barer, 1995-2001

State Director, United States Representative (now US Senator) Ron Wyden, 1991-1995

Executive Director, Multnomah County Legal Aid Service, 1983-1991

Deputy Director, Multnomah County Legal Aid Service, 1981-1983

Staff Attorney/Supervising Attorney, Multnomah County Legal Aid Service, 1974-1981

Professional Positions and Public Service

Federal Judicial Selection Advisory Committee Chair, May, 2009; October, 2011; February, 2018;

Fair Housing Advocacy Committee Co-chair, 2011-2013

Campaign for Equal Justice Advisory Committee, 1992-2013

Board of Directors, Oregon Law Center, 1996-2013; 2016-2020

Board of Directors, Legal Aid Services of Oregon, 1996-2013

Public Safety General Obligation Bond Independent Citizen Committee,
City of Portland, March 9, 2011-2012

Executive Committee/Member, Oregon State Bar Consumer Law Section,   September 2009-2013

Executive Committee/Member, Oregon State Bar Administrative Law Section, September 2004-August, 2009

Governor’s Appointee, Senate Bill 274 Advisory Committee, February 2009-November 2010

Governor’s Advisory Committee on Agency Rule Streamlining, October, 2004-March, 2005

Multnomah County Charter Review Committee, 1991

Board Chair/Board of Directors, Community Action Agency of Portland, March, 1984-December, 1990

Campaign Management/Political Consulting

Nick Fish for City Council, campaign consultant, 2012-2017

Policy Consultant, Kitzhaber for Governor, June-November, 2010

Ohio Legal Team, Obama for America Presidential Campaign, November, 2008

Campaign Manager, Nick Fish for City Council, January-May, 2008

Wyden for Senate, Treasurer, 1996-2013 

Legal Team, Wyden for Senate, 1996

United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

United States District Court for the District of Oregon

Oregon State Bar

Oregon State Bar Convocation on Equality Champion, 2011

Oregon State Bar President’s Public Service Award, 2007

Oregon State Bar President’s Statewide Affirmative Action Award, 2002