Absolutely! We are always looking to take things to the next level and I am always very excited to meet other savvy women who share similar interests! We should hook up for beer or coffee and chat sometime!
Hi Andrea- thanks for your note! Yes, Lorri is still very actively involved! We started PN together back in Aug of 05. She is my other half in the web world! ;-) I love PDXDog and am really glad to see you here! My Bassets should join your site now!
Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
I run pdxdog™.com, Portland's Social Network for Dog Lovers. I love living in Portland, networking with people and finding common interests. One of the reasons I moved to Portland was for the unique neighborhoods.
I am a practicing social scientist specializing in community collaboration, evaluation, grant planning and results-driven methods to increase resiliency and reduce risk.
I was granted a $3M Community Partnership Grant in CA and evaluated the Advancing Community Policing Grants for COPS/US Justice Department, as a Justice Dept. Fellow
I'm considered creative, innovative, an early adopter and a great member of a smart team. My career has always been challenging and I've always created the job, no job descriptions.
What do you love about Portland?
Portland's Neighborhoods, Friendly People, Restaurants, Walking, Coffee Shops and it's a small town in a little/big city.
I love our city is always ranked as one of the 5 most dog-friendly cities in the United States. Who could ask for more?
Michael Buble′ (he's so romantic, fun and sexy)! I relax with New Age/mellow music and I love "disco" types of music, you know get up and dance!
What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Pearl District because I live there and know it best. I also love Alberta, SW Hills, and learning about all our neighborhoods.
Tera Hurst of Renew Oregon and Nancy J. Hamilton of the Oregon Business Alliance for Climate will discuss Oregon’s Clean Energy Jobs bill with Lisa Adatto, Board Member of Climate Solutions. The Clean Energy Jobs Bill is one of the most important bills in this year’s short legislative session. It puts in place a cap and trade program for carbon emissions, and charges companies that exceed their allowance. These funds pay for the expansion of wind and solar power, public transit and for other…See More
Join us for Katie Scherman + Artists, the third show of our 2017-2018 Dance Performance Season at BodyVox!Katie Scherman, 2009 Princes Grace Award Winner and former BodyVox dancer, premieres her second evening length work, following the success of “Complicated Women” which premiered at Performance Works NW as part of her 2016 Alembic Artist Residency. “To Have It All” is an evening length performance featuring past works by Scherman and a new original work exploring the stories of women as they…See More
Experience a team sport like no other at the 2018 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships, February 22-24 at Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Synchronized skating combines the pageantry and skill of figure skating with the excitement of a team sport. Nearly 1,600 skaters representing 100 of the nation’s top synchronized skating teams will descend on Portland for three days of thrilling competition as they vie for a U.S. Championship title and a spot at the ISU World Synchronized Championships in…See More
Join Chef2Go’s tour of Portland’s east side Asian food markets. Just in time to take advantage of Lunar New Year specialties to usher in the Year of the Dog. Explore some of the best mom and pop markets to shop for fresh, inexpensive produce, seafood, spices, and other Asian food. Chef Surja generously shares recipes and tips on purchasing the right ingredients for making great Asian dishes. Tour starts with a fabulous gourmet Chinese banquet. WHERE: Notification after…See More
January 26, 2018 at 7:30pm to January 27, 2018 at 8:30pm
Rogue Pack returns to Fertile Ground with "Truth AND Dare." Foster girls ages 10-18 return to Sellwood Playhouse for an evening of storytelling and improvisational comedy. Rogue Pack teens from Boys & Girls Aid give voice to their truths and dare to improvise, taking the stage with original and biographical writing, dare to peel away society and labels, facing the unknown while collaborating with audiences.Bring suggestions and Rogue Pack will dare to be truthful, and create new works……See More
ACLU: "They Report to You" Daniel Lewkow of ACLU Oregon will speak about the ACLU’s “They Report to You” campaign, a major initiative to make Oregon's criminal justice system more effective, fair and accountable. Most people don’t know who their district attorney is much less how much power they have in the Oregon criminal justice system. But because they are elected officials, voters can elect DAs who will reform the system to be fairer and more accountable. This campaign gives voters…See More