Ringold Elected to Portland Business Alliance Board of Directors

by University Communications,

Dean Debra J. Ringold has been appointed to the Portland Business Alliance board of directors. Ringold joins the board alongside Brett Baker, general manager of Austin Industries. “I am looking forward to engaging these two business leaders in our organization,” said Debbie Kitchin, principal at InterWorks LLC and chair of the Alliance board. “With Brett’s responsibilities managing a local business that participates in global trade and Debra’s marketing expertise, they will both be great assets to our board.” Ringold has served as the past chairperson of the board of directors for the American Marketing Association and served on the Advisory Council to the U.S. Census Bureau. Debra will serve as an ex-officio board member.