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
Sadie Hanks, volunteer, 503-823-3008


Sadie Hanks, RN is the MVV (Most Valued Volunteer) in our office. She was born in Virginia, lived in New York, and now calls Portland home. She is a graduate of Staten Island Community College for Nursing. For many years she worked as a travel nurse, which is what brought her to Portland. Sadie and Amanda worked together for four years when they were both Psychiatric Nurses at Oregon Health & Sciences University. Sadie is involved in community service that allows her to stay grounded, and has expertise in treatment of chemical dependencies. She provides assistance to people who call or visit our office during our weekly staff meeting, helping our team take care of your needs as soon as possible.