POL Government Elected Officials Commissioner Amanda Fritz Meet the Team

Bureau of Parks and Recreation

Liaison Responsibilities:
League of Oregon Cities
Metro Policy Advisory Committee (MPAC)
Visitor Development Fund Board (VDF)
Portland Parks Foundation
Sara Hussein, Senior Policy Assistant, 503-823-3994


SaraSara Hussein, Senior Policy Assistanthas a Master's degree in Public Administration from Portland State University with a focus in Health Administration. Sara previously worked for the State of Oregon in the Public Health Division, and she will help you with our Employee Wellness, Commission on Disabilities, and Kids' Health Care assignments.  She staffs the Sharing Public Sidewalks Advisory Committee, and she was the project manager for our grant project providing health care education to women living outside, in National Women's Health Week in May 2010.  She mentors our liaison from the Portland-Multnomah County Youth Commission.

Sara is also the person to contact if you would like to work in our office as a volunteer or student intern.