POL Government Elected Officials Commissioner Amanda Fritz Meet the Team
Bureau of Parks and Recreation
Office of Neighborhood Involvement
Liaison Responsibilities:
Royal Rosarians
Multnomah County Animal Control
Portland Parks Board
Urban Forestry Commission
Golf Advisory Committee 
Portland International Raceway Advisory Committee
Protected Sick Time ordinance implementation

Council Lead on the City Coordinating Committee

 addressing the Department of Justice Settlement

Visitors Development Fund Board (with Saltzman)

Tim Crail, Chief of Staff, 503-823-3988


TimTim Crail, Chief of Staff, is a graduate of Lewis and Clark Law School and a member of the Oregon State Bar Association.  He worked at the State Capitol in Salem as a Legislative Assistant for the 1995, 1997, and 1999 sessions.  He was Amanda’s campaign treasurer, steering committee chair, and chief advisor during her City Council campaigns in 2006 and 2008, meeting the challenges of the initial runs of Portland's Public Campaign Financing system.  For nearly ten years, Tim was a home-parent to his two children, volunteering at Markham Elementary School, including three years on the Site Council.  He served on committees at Metro, SW Neighborhoods, Inc., City of Portland, and Portland Public Schools, and for nine years on the Multnomah County Planning Commission.  Tim has served as Amanda's primary liaison to the Bureau of Emergency Communications and the Office of Cable Communications and Franchise Management (now the Office for Community Technology), as well as co-liaison to Portland Parks & Recreation.  Contact Tim if you have questions, comments, or concerns on the City budget, union bargaining, or State/Federal legislative agendas.  Tim is also our office's primary press contact