GRANTMAKERS of Oregon and Southwest Washington
Office is located in Downtown Portland at:

921 SW Washington Ave, Suite 316
Portland, Oregon 97205

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Mail should be sent attention to
GRANTMAKERS of Oregon and Southwest Washington
PO Box 6381, Portland, OR 97228

Staff can be reached at  

Kendall Clawson

Executive Director

Kendall Clawson joined GRANTMAKERS of Oregon and Southwest Washington in January, 2018. Prior to her work at GRANTMAKERS, Kendall was the executive director of the American Leadership Forum of Oregon (ALFO), a statewide organization dedicated to bringing together leaders from various sectors throughout the country to deepen their leadership skills and strengthen their commitment to collaboratively work on public issues. Under Kendall’s leadership, ALF launched a program to address Oregon’s urban rural divide, an effort designed to understand differences, find community, inspire collaboration and create opportunity.

Kendall, who is also a graduate of the ALF program, previously served as the Deputy Chief of Staff for former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber, MD, and current Oregon Governor Kate Brown where she was responsible for leading a department that included the Governor’s Executive Appointments, Constituent Services, Economic and Business Equity, Arts and Culture, and Affirmative Action/Diversity and Inclusion.

In addition to her work in state government, Kendall has worked in non-profit management for 24 years. Her leadership roles include serving as vice president of the United Way of the Pioneer Valley in Springfield, Massachusetts and as executive director of the Q Center in Portland. Kendall currently serves on the boards of Portland Parks, the National Board of the American Leadership Forum, Planned Parenthood of the Columbia Willamette and the United Way of the Columbia Willamette.

Megan Rogers

Office Manager

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Megan is a recent transplant from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Working in the financial arena for the last 10 years. She has an accounting degree and public administration degree from Oklahoma State University (GO Pokes!). Megan joined Grantmakers of Oregon and Southwest Washington in October, 2018. Prior to Grantmakers, Megan was the Financial Accountant at Miratech Corporation, a multi-national company out of Tulsa, OK. During her time at Miratech, Megan was responsible for maintaining the General Ledger for monthly reporting.

Megan is now living in SW Portland with her husband Todd of 8 years and their fur baby Sadie. She is looking forward to building strong operational systems for both the financial side and the program side of Grantmakers. She is also looking forward to getting to know all of the members of GOSW.