Jonathan Poisner

Jonathan Poisner is a consultant who helps progressive nonprofit organizations with strategic planning, fundraising, and communications. From 1997-2009, Jonathan served as Executive Director of the Oregon League of Conservation Voters. Prior to that, Jonathan worked on the northwest regional staff of the Sierra Club, as a writer, an adjunct law professor, a legal research fellow, and a lawyer. A native of Prairie Village, Kansas, Jonathan moved to the northwest in 1993 after living in Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. When he's not hiking, traveling, or working, he's writing a novel and a screen play that should be finished in 2025.


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Oct. 06, 2012The Portland region's most important local government election
Apr. 25, 2012Jefferson Smith: Environmental Leadership with Results
Mar. 27, 2011An "Oregonian" in Vancouver's Perspective on the CRC Boondoggle
Jun. 19, 2010Huffman joins many Republicans on BP's side
Jun. 19, 2009Will the Legislature back track on clean energy?
May. 21, 2009HB 3058 Fast Track for LNG an Irresponsible Choice
Mar. 24, 2009Oregon Climate Action: Why We Can’t Wait
Oct. 17, 2008Voting for City/County Elections
Sep. 22, 2008The Green Argument Against LNG
May. 14, 2008Record spending in Eugene in the Mayor's Race
Dec. 20, 2007Mad. Angry. Livid. Outraged.
Nov. 04, 2007A moment of insanity then back to GOTV
Jan. 31, 2007Remembering Molly Ivins
Nov. 15, 2006Why Every Vote Matters
Oct. 24, 2006Saxton takes nearly $2 million from polluters
Jan. 12, 2006Should Kitzhaber run for Governor?
Sep. 27, 2005Environmental Scorecard
Aug. 25, 2005Environmental ratings for candidates for Governor

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