Employment Department

The mission of the Advisory Council is to advise the Director of the Employment Department on Unemployment Insurance (UI) policy, administrative rules, legislation, program performance, business systems, and funding.​

​Name ​Member Type
​Paloma Sparks
Oregon Business and Industry
​Employer Representative
Laurie Hoefer
Legal Aid Services
Employee Representative​​
Kurtis Baker
Confederated Trives of the Siletz Indians
​Public Member
Questions regarding upcoming meetings can be sent to Katie Morrison.​

Employment Advisory Council

Oregon Employment Department
875 Union St. NE
Salem, OR 97311

Hours of Operation

8:00 AM  - 5:00 PM


Katie Morrison
Phone: 503-947-1300