Jamie McLeod-SkinnerChair, Jefferson County Education Service District and member of the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board
Jamie McLeod-Skinner has a lifelong commitment to building healthy, equitable, and resilient communities. An attorney, planner and small business owner, she has managed repairs of schools in war torn countries, designed water systems, mediated community disputes, resettled refugees, managed environmental and regulatory review for development and natural resource projects, facilitated organizational capacity building, developed economic development and renewable energy policy, managed a small city, and served on a city council. Jamie has degrees in Civil Engineering in from Rensselaer, Regional Planning from Cornell, and Law from the University of Oregon, as well as certificates in Human Rights from Oxford and Executive Leadership from Harvard. She serves as Chair of the Jefferson County Education Service District and Member of the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board.
Jamie spent part of her childhood in East Africa before becoming an Oregonian. She and her wife, Cass, have four kids and love living in Central Oregon.