Nova Newcomer

Nova Newcomer's first political opus was a short essay (which she still has in her possession) in 4th grade on Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. A Political Science degree, several hundred pages and a career in communication later, Nova is currently doing what she loves best — providing people with tools to communicate better about important policy issues and helping women develop their leadership potential.

A strategic communication consultant, Nova has worked in various capacities for local non-profits as well as small and large businesses. She has been active behind the scenes as a volunteer and contributor to local campaigns and organizations that advocate for women. Nova is also a member of the 2010 Emerge Oregon class.

Nova is a loyal fan of the Trail Blazers (from birth), a baseball fanatic and a proud resident of North Portland with her husband and young son.

May 05, 2014Deborah Kafoury for Chair: She Gets It
August 17, 2013Those Kids, Our Kids
April 03, 2013Now is the time for action on gun violence
February 11, 2013The Right Side of Love
February 07, 2013Government Must Fail
May 10, 2012Nena Cook: Committed Justice for the Supreme Court
May 05, 2012Eileen Brady: The Right Approach for Portland
April 20, 2012Sharon Meieran: A Citizen Doctor for Oregon in Transition
March 06, 2012What the Arts Mean to Me, to Us
July 20, 2011Eileen Brady: Serious Passion for Portland
June 28, 2011The enduring legacy of Justice Betty Roberts
April 25, 2011Win the Future for Foster Kids
April 20, 2011Shemia Fagan: A Force for David Douglas Schools
April 02, 2011Respecting All Riders Revisited
January 13, 2011Her democracy
October 28, 2010Proud of My Vote for Karol Collymore
September 26, 2010Marriage Matters to Me
September 06, 2010Bring Baseball Back
July 23, 2010Pay Equity: Fairness and Economic Recovery
July 18, 2010Accepting All Riders: Making TriMet work for moms and babies

connect with blueoregon