On the Bus. Going Places.

Great people who come through the Bus go on to do great things – for Oregon and a world.

Here’s a snapshot of where Bus brains, brawn, and bravery can be found now and have been found over the last couple of years:

(We know this is an incomplete list. It’s hard to keep track of all you wonderful people. If you want us to include where you work on here, let us know.)

In Oregon Government:

  • The Office of Governor John Kitzhaber
  • The Office of Senator Jeff Merkley
  • The Office of Senator Ron Wyden
  • The Office of Senator Gordon Smith (obviously a few years ago)
  • The Office of Secretary of State Kate Brown
  • The Office of Attorney General John Kroger
  • The Office of Congressman Earl Blumenauer
  • The Office of Congressman Peter DeFazio
  • The Office of Congressman Kurt Schrader
  • The Office of Congresswoman Darlene Hooley (some years ago)
  • The Office of Senate President Peter Courtney
  • The Office of Co-Speaker of the House Arnie Roblan
  • The Office of Senate Majority Leader Diane Rosenbaum
  • The Office of Democratic Leader Dave Hunt
  • The Office of Portland Mayor Sam Adams
  • The Office of Multnomah County Commissioner Loretta Smith
  • The Office of Multnomah County Commissioner┬áDiane McKeel
  • The Office of State Senator Suzanne Bonamici
  • The Office of House Co-Speaker Pro Tempore Tina Kotek
  • The Office of State Representative Ben Cannon (a Bus alum himself)
  • The Office of State Representative Jefferson Smith (The Bus Founder)
  • The Office of State Representative Chris Harker
  • The Office of State Representative Michael Dembrow
  • The Office of State Representative Margaret Doherty
  • The Office of State Representative Peter Buckley
  • The Office of State Representative Greg Matthews
  • The Office of State Representative Betty Komp
  • The Office of State Representative Tobias Read
  • Portland Public Schools

In Oregon organizations

  • The Oregon Student Association
  • Basic Rights Oregon
  • Oregon AFSCME
  • The Urban League of Portland
  • Our Oregon
  • The Oregon Nurses Association
  • 1000 Friends of Oregon
  • The Black Parent Initiative (Founder)
  • NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon
  • Oregon AFL-CIO
  • Oregon League of Conservation Voters
  • Common Cause Oregon
  • SEIU Local 503
  • Coalition for a Livable Future
  • The Bicycle Transportation Alliance
  • Upstream Public Health
  • Focus the Nation
  • The Xerxes Society

In Public Service Work Around the Country:

  • The White House (I know, right?)
  • The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • SEIU
  • Harlem Children’s Zone
  • The New Organizing Institute
  • Teach for America
  • AmeriCorps
  • M+R Strategic Services
  • WinningMark
  • MoveOn.Org

In The Corporate World

  • Google
  • Twitter
  • Apple
  • Intel
  • Nike
  • 3Degrees
  • PopArt, Inc (Founder & CEO)
  • Arcimoto (Founder & CEO)
  • Education First Consulting
  • Boy Ranger LLC
  • McKinstry
  • Ivey

And on way too many campaigns to name.