Travis is a proven technology leader with extensive experience building customer-focused IT organizations, directing complex project portfolios, and executing comprehensive digital transformations. He has overseen the successful implementation of major strategic business initiatives and numerous enterprise systems and services. Travis also embodies a deep-rooted commitment towards fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture, and he is dedicated to empowering every individual to reach their full potential. Travis currently serves as the Information Technology Services Director and Chief Information Officer for the City of Beaverton after having previously served as the CIO for the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. Travis serves as the Information Technology (IT) Officer representing an Oregon City on the SIEC.
Michael Harman serves as the representative of an Information Technology (IT) Officer of an Oregon County. Michael Harman has been the system manager for the Lane County Radio Interoperability Group since November of 2016. He has a background in Public Safety Administration and is part of Lane County's emergency management committee in an ESF-2 role.
Rick Mark serves as the representative of the League of Oregon Cities. Rick Mark is serving his first term as a City Councilor in Lincoln City, where he has lived since 2012. He is a certified Oregon paralegal with 12 years of experience in bankruptcy law. He acquired a degree in Paralegal Studies at Portland Community College after a 30-year career in newspapers in Pennsylvania, Indiana, and in Vancouver, Washington. Rick also sits on the Board of Directors at Neighbors for Kids, a child-care center in Depoe Bay that serves the northern half of Lincoln County. He enjoys photography, bird watching, hiking, all sorts of music, and a good dinner out, all of which he finds in abundance on the beautiful Oregon Coast.
Darren has been active in the Fire Service for over 30 years, beginning as a volunteer. For the past 13 years he's had the privilege to serve as the Fire Chief for McKenzie Fire & Rescue, a combination Fire District located in Leaburg, OR. Along with his duties as a Fire Chief, he remains involved in various local and State committees and is a member of the Oregon State Fire Marshal's Incident Management Team, Past President of the Oregon Fire Chiefs Association, Fire Service Policy Committee, and is the current Chair of the Board of Public Standard and Safety. Darren represents the Oregon Fire Chiefs Association on the State Interoperability Executive Council.
David Rudawitz serves as an independent member of the public on the State Interoperability Executive Council.
David has over 45 years of experience in emergency communications and disaster incident management and response. He has worked in the Electricity Sector since 2008 developing incident response plans and resilient communications systems built on a core of HF radio equipment. His work has also supported the development of cyber incident response plans and the application of the FEMA Incident Command System for the management of these incidents. David is an experienced project manager, a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and trainer. David is a Lt Col in the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) and currently serves as the Oregon Wing Director of Emergency Services and the Pacific Region Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff – Communications for Operability. He is also an Incident Commander and ICS trainer. David has a bachelor's degree in Physics from UC Irvine and has worked in various sectors including defense, architecture/engineering, manufacturing, and technology.
Additionally, David is the Critical Infrastructure Advisor to NVIS Communications. At NVIS he works with Electricity and other critical infrastructure sector entities to develop, deploy and maintain resilient communications systems to support emergency, disaster and cyber-security operations.
Nick Green represents the Oregon Broadband Advisory Council on the Statewide Interoperability Council.
Nick Green is the former City Manager for the City of John Day and Executive Director of the Grant County Digital Network Coalition, Grant County’s public broadband consortium. Prior to joining John Day, he was a Senior Associate with consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, where he managed a multi-billion-dollar technology investment portfolio. Nick has also worked as a Project Manager with Jacobs Engineering and as an intelligence analyst with the Defense Intelligence Agency.
Nick is the founder and president of Catalyst Public Policy Advisors, LLC, which he started in March 2022 to provide consulting services for rural agencies. He is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences on technology policy and innovation and strives to bring his expertise in technology entrepreneurship and public policy to advocate for rural-frontier communities throughout Oregon. Nick has a Masters in Public Administration from the Evans School of Public Policy and Governance and a Certificate in Technology Entrepreneurship from the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington, with a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Brigham Young University.