LOC Staff

LOC's staff are dedicated to providing the services and programs that support our mission.   

Executive Director

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Patty Mulvihill, Executive Director

Oversight of all LOC activities and programs

Member and Administrative Services

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Lisa Trevino, Member Engagement Director

Manages the internal services of the LOC and provides oversight to member services. 

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Julian Castro, Administrative Assistant

Provides administrative support to members and helps coordinate all member services offered through LOC in addition to providing internal administrative support.  

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Melissa Dablow, Events & Operations Coordinator

Responsible for the development, execution, management, and review of the League’s conferences, training programs, workshops, and member outreach programs.

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Traci Nichols, Administrative Assistant - Events

Provides general administrative support to a wide range of events, conferences and trainings, and supports the Small Cities Program.

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Angela Speier, Project and Affiliates Manager

Serves as the primary staff liaison to the Oregon City County Management Association (OCCMA) and Oregon Mayors Association (OMA).  Serves as the LOC Records Custodian and works on special projects.

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Steffany Sweet, Administrative Assistant

Provides administrative support to members and helps coordinate all member services offered through LOC in addition to providing internal administrative support.  


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Jamie Johnson-Davis, Finance Director

Performs accounting, financial reporting, financial analysis and day-to-day financial operations of LOC.   

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Elizabeth Angulo, Accounting Specialist

Provides administrative assistance to the Finance Department, including reconciling deposits, creating invoices, generating billings, handling collections and assisting with procurement projects.


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Kevin Toon, Communications & Business Development Director

Manages LOC's communications and marketing, including media and public relations, publications, social media, and sponsorship and vendor programs.

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Julie Oke, Communications Manager

Responsible for the design of LOC print and digital communications, including Local Focus and LOC Bulletin, administers and executes LOC’s digital presence including social media and website content, and manages administrative tasks for the department.

Intergovernmental Relations

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Jim McCauley, Legislative Director

Oversight of League's legislative program; advocacy issue area: transportation, wildfire 

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Michael Martin, Lobbyist

Advocacy issue areas: water, wastewater, solid waste and natural resources

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Ariel Nelson, Lobbyist

Advocacy issue areas: land use, housing, eminent domain


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Nolan PleŇ°e, Lobbyist

Advocacy issue areas: telecommunications, broadband and cable, energy, environment and cybersecurity

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Lindsay Tenes, Lobbyist

Advocacy issue areas: finance and taxation, economic development


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Scott Winkels, Lobbyist

Advocacy issue areas: ethics, public safety, community corrections, courts, personnel, PERS, collective bargaining, public contracting

Legal Research

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Jayme Pierce, General Counsel

Provides in-house general counsel and oversees LOC's legal services, including the member inquiry program, legislative/legal research, educational publications, and training on municipal best practices.

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Robin Klein, Assistant General Counsel

Provides in-house general counsel and assists with LOC’s legal services and resources.

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Meghyn Fahndrich, Legal Assistant

Assist attorneys and lobbyists with a variety of clerical and administrative support activities.