The Employment Advisory Council meets quarterly with department leadership to discuss a variety of topics including, but not limited to: unemployment insurance trust fund solvency; program policy; legislation; and, funding.
When the Legislature is in session, there is an additional monthly teleconference to update members on legislation. It is helpful if prospective members have an understanding of the legislative process.
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|Haley Alves||Union Carpenter||Employee Representative|
|Confederated Tribes of the Siletz Indians||Public Representative|
|Robert Camarillo||Oregon State Building and Construction Trades||Employee Representative|
|Marc Chrismer||Tillamook Creamery||Employer Representative|
|Tom Cusack||Oregon Housing Blog||Public Representative|
|Oregon AFL-CIO||Employee Representative|
|Kathy Nishimoto||Duckwall Pooley (retired)||Employer Representative|
|Laurie Westenberg||Plumb Accounting
Services and Software||Public Representative|
|Bob Westerman||IBEW Local 932||Employee Representative|
|Royce Williams||Tri-Met||Employer Representative|
|David Gerstenfeld||Acting Director;|
Oregon Employment Department
|Rebecca Nance||Senior Legislative Advisor||Employment Department Council Staff, Council Contact Person|
May 24, 2023
June 28, 2023
July 26, 2023
October 26, 2023
April 26, 2023 (The agenda items may not be in order or times listed)
March 15, 2023 - Legislative Briefing
January 25, 2023
August 22, 2022
May 2, 2022
No materials were prestented at the meeting.
February 18, 2022
No materials were presented at the meeting.
February 4, 2022
November 5, 2021
Meeting Agendas 2019
Meeting Summaries 2019