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POL Government Elected Officials Commissioner Amanda Fritz Meet the Team
Tim Crail, Senior Policy Analyst, 503-823-3988

 

TimTim Crail, Senior Policy Analyst, is our Labor liaison and co-liaison to Portland Parks & Recreation (particularly their Operations departments). Tim 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.  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