Meghan is a long-time community organizer and producer of iconic Portland events, such as Pedalpalooza and The Moth. Her love for local started during her time as product developer and marketing director at Nutcase Helmets. In 2017 she produced a pop-up shop in London for Travel Portland, and she’s been advocating local ever since. She lives in NE Portland with her partner, two kids, and dog. If you spot her pedaling through town on one of her two locally-made bikes, be sure to say “Hi!”
Head of Creative
With a history of creative directing, marketing, graphic design, and photography, Sarah is passionate about communication design and the impact a well-curated message can have. For over a decade she has helped small, local businesses put their best foot forward, bringing her UX and UI skills, problem-solving, and imagination to the table. On a more personal note she enjoys a good puzzle, editing audio and video, and playing improvised piano.
Yuji’s background includes starting a winery in Argentina, helping to launch Grovemade here in Portland, and co-founding Studio Paradise, a design and product studio. Yuji takes ideas and design and codes them into high functioning, attractive websites with great user experience. When Yuji isn’t using his stylus, track pad and keyboard, he’s enjoying VR, time with his dog, and the possibly the best homemade Japanese food ever.
Kelley is a visionary and entrepreneur whose ventures have attracted attention from local, statewide and national organizations. She presents at numerous public engagements and was invited to present at the Clinton Global Initiative America to strategize with national leaders about expanding the scope and reach of makerspaces across the country.