Meet Jackie and John!

| April 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

In addition to amazing new staff joining the team here at Basic Rights, we also have two new Board members who are adding lots of experience and depth to our work.



Jackie Yerby currently works as a Sustainability Program Manager at Cambia Health Solutions and previously served on the Cascade AIDS Project (CAP) Board of Directors, where she was the Board President from July 2012 to June 2013. She has also served on the Catholic Charities Board of Directors where she chaired the Community Issues and Planning Committee, and is a founding member of Catholic Oregonians United for Marriage.  




John Halseth is a retired Policy Administration Director in Employee Benefits with The Standard, where he helped to establish the LGBTQ Employee Resource Group, StandOUT! John is a longtime supporter of LGBTQ rights, including the freedom to marry and advocating for Transgender Justice. He and his partner Robin also serve on the speakers Bureau of Oregon United for Marriage.


You can read their full bios on our Board page, and be sure to look for more information coming soon about our newly added Racial Justice and Alliance Building Program Organizers.

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