Advisory Board

Co-Chairs
Marcilynn Burke, Dean, University of Oregon School of Law
Gordon Lafer, Director, University of Oregon Labor Education and Research Center

University of Oregon Faculty
Yvette Alex-Assensoh, Political Science and Vice President for Equity and Inclusion
Erin Beck, Political Science
Bruce Blonigen, Philip H. Knight Professor of Social Science and Edward Maletis Dean, Lundquist College of Business
Charise Cheney, Indigenous, Race, and Ethnic Studies and Black Studies
Scott Coltrane, Sociology, emeritus
Greg Dotson, School of Law
Alison Gash, Political Science
Audrey Lucero, College of Education
Laura Pulido, Indigenous, Race, and Ethnic Studies and Geography
Jennifer Reynolds, School of Law

Community Representatives
Nadia Dahab, Sugerman Law Office
Representative Peter DeFazio (Dan Whelan, staff)
Oregon State Senator James I. Manning
U.S. District Court Judge Michael McShane
Senator Jeff Merkley (Sophia Roberts, staff)
Rebecca Tweed, President, Tweed Strategies
Jessica Giannettino Villatoro, Oregon AFL-CIO, Political and Legislative Director
Senator Ron Wyden (Molly McCarthy and Lisa Rockower, staff)

Ex-officio
Johnny Earl, Wayne Morse Historical Park Board
Bishop Peter Eaton, Morse family liaison

WMC Staff
Rebecca Dinwoodie, Codirector
Ellen Herman, Codirector and Professor of History
Dan Tichenor, Senior Scholar and Philip H. Knight Chair of Political Science