Finance Officers Group [FOG] Quarterly Meetings Scheduled


We have scheduled two more FOG meetings for this year. These meetings are open to anyone with an interest in the local government finance and the topic of the day. Please log on to the TSCC website to register for these events.


Wednesday, November 1, 2:00 PM

City of Fairview

1300 Village Street, Council Chambers

Hosted by Lesa Folger, Finance Director and Nolan Young, City Manager

Subject Matter: Economic Update

  • Christian Kaylor, Workforce Economist, State of Oregon Employment Department

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Christian Kaylor is a frequent speaker at local government meetings. He is a Workforce Economist for the Oregon Employment Department, specializing in the Portland area.  He provides data analysis and advice relating to the Portland economy to local businesses, business associations and government agencies to facilitate intelligent decision making. His monthly newsletter on the Portland economy has 700 subscribers.

Before coming to the Employment Department sixteen years ago, Christian worked in various positions in Oregon politics and policy. A native Eugenean, Christian graduated from South Eugene High School and has a degree in Economics from the University of Oregon.


Wednesday, February 21, 2:00 PM

West Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District

2701 NW Vaughn St # 450 (Montgomery Park Building)

Hosted by Michele Levis, Finance Director and Jim Cathcart, District Manager

Subject Matter: Outreach to Under Served Communitys

  • Speaker TBA

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Local government initiatives in equity, diversity, and outreach to underserved communities generate questions at virtually every TSCC Budget and Tax Measure Hearing.  Every TSCC client devotes resources to these issues.  At this meeting we will explore effective use of resources in this area.