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BOARD MEMBERS
Created by ORS 675.775, the Board consists of eight members appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Oregon Senate: three professional counselors; two marriage and family therapists; a member of faculty of a school that trains counselors or therapists; and two public members. 
 
Members serve three year terms and may be reappointed for a second term. They may continue to serve after the expiration of their terms until the Governor re-appoints them or appoints their replacements.  For information about Executive Appointments, please contact the Governors office at: 
 
http://www.oregon.gov/gov/admin/Pages/Boards-and-Commissions.aspx 

Lindsay McGrath, LMFT, ChairLindsay.jpg
Lake Oswego, OR
Term #2 expires: 9/30/2020
Don Thomson, LPC, Vice-ChairDon.jpg
Keizer, OR
Term #2 expires: 9/30/2018
Marcia Michaels, LMFT
Tualatin, OR
Term #2 expires: 9/30/2019
 

 
 
Amy Rees, LPC
Faculty Member, Lewis & Clark
Portland, OR
Term #1 expires: 9/30/2019
Tony Lai, LPC
McMinnville, OR
Term #2 expires: 9/30/2018


 
 
Rick Roemer, Public Member
Keizer, OR
Term #1 expires: 9/30/2018
Beronica Salazar, LPCBeronica.jpg
Keizer, OR
Term #1 expires: 9/30/2020
 
 
Carolyn Alexander, Public Member
Portland, OR
Term #1 expires: 9/30/2019

 

Please direct questions/comments to board staff. If you wish to email a specific board member, call the OBLPCT office at 503-378-5499 and contact our Executive Director who can give you the official board email for that board member. Staff will then know to check their email account to respond to your question/comment/concern.

COMMITTEES OF THE BOARD

Consumer Protection Committee
Education Committee
Tony Lai, LPC
 
Don Thomson, LPC
Don Thomson, LPC
 
Marcia Michaels, LMFT
Carolyn Alexander, Public Member
 
Amy Rees, LPC

 

Laws & Rules Committee
Lindsay McGrath, LMFT
​Rick Roemer, Public Member
Amy Rees, LPC

 

BOARD STAFF 

Natalie Altermatt, Program Assistant. Ms. Altermatt answers general questions about licensing and renewals.  She began working with the Board in September of 2015.  She may be reached at (503) 378-5499 Ext 1 or natalie.altermatt@state.or.us.

Lonnie Knotts, Intake Coordinator.  Mr. Knotts answers application (licensee and registered interns), supervision and intern questions.  He began work in September 2009.  You may reach him at (503) 373-2220 or lonnie.p.knotts@state.or.us.

Connie L. Brown, Licensing Coordinator. Ms. Brown works part-time doing exams and licensing. She began work with the Board in the Fall of 1995. She may be contacted at (503) 378-5499 Ext 2 or connie.brown@state.or.us

David Oliveros, Investigator. Mr. Oliveros investigates consumer complaints, mandatory reports and other compliance issues.  He began working with the Board in May of 2017.  He may be reached at (503) 373-5499 or lpct.board@state.or.us
 
Rogelio Daniels, Lead Investigator of the Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists and the Board of Psychologist Examiners.  Mr. Daniels oversees the compliance division.  He began working with the Board in October of 2015.  He may be reached at (503) 378-5499 Ext 3 or rogelio.daniels@state.or.us.

Charles J. Hill, Executive Director of the Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists and the Board of Psychologist Examiners.  Mr. Hill began working at the Board in March 2015. He may be reached at (503) 378-5499 Ext 4 or charles.j.hill@state.or.us.