Leslie Carlson , Principal
Strategy/Communications
Leslie believes that good relationships can be used to shape a thriving community. And she believes in her bike. Deeply.
Marian Hammond , Principal
Strategy/Communications
Marian believes in living and working her calling, electrifying transportation and fighting for basic rights. She also believes that a great video and soundtrack can often get it done.
Heidi Nielsen , Principal
Branding/Design
Heidi believes in winning. Everything. New business. Cyclocross. Best dressed awards. But mostly, winning hearts and minds through strategic creations that incite action.
Camille Elmore-Trummer
Account Manager
Camille believes in empowering healthier, more resilient communities—through listening, relationship-building, and bringing intersecting identities into the spotlight.
Sam Feld
Senior Designer
Sam believes that the right color and type have the power to turn the most complex problems into simple solutions.
Diane Goodwin
Communications Strategist
Diane believes in fairness and equality -- and the power of personal narrative to bring about a more equitable America.
Erin Halasz
Content Strategist & Copywriter
Erin believes smart, bold content can inspire action and spur a change of mind—and she knows how to get your message in front of the most interested eyes.
Megen Ickler
Junior Account Manager
Megen believes you’ve got to start local to make a big impact. With political knowhow, a knack for listening and an authentic voice, she’s advancing community equity and innovating in digital engagement.
Lauren King
Communications Associate
Lauren believes data and creativity work best as a team. A musician with a math brain, she merges art, analysis and strategy to create positive community change.
Rose King
Senior Account Manager
Rose believes the way a story is packaged and delivered is almost as important as the story itself. She brings her whole-hearted dedication to each and every client.
Sarah Mace
Senior Project Manager
Sarah believes in method over madness, order over chaos and the quiet impact efficient patterns can have on affecting positive change.
Anita Magaña
Designer
Anita believes design is a medium for promoting good causes. For Brink’s clients and within Portland’s design community, she’s a visual storyteller advancing diverse ideas and voices.
Jenny Martinez
Junior Designer
Jenny believes in designing for a difference. With powerful photography, an artistic eye and bilingual skills, she’s standing up for her values.
Thomas L. Ngo
Account Manager
Thomas believes in using our personal narratives and relationships to enhance the built environment and shape a fairer future. And he believes caffeine, exercise and spreadsheets are what’s needed to get the job done.
Taylor Robertson
Communications Associate
Taylor believes compelling content is key to standing out in a crowded media landscape. The son of two journalists, he’s a lifelong student of the craft.
Pip Sweikert
Senior Designer
Pip believes in the power of design to transcend language barriers, having faced many of them during her time working in Asia, Europe, and her native Australia.
Elena Wadsworth
Communications Associate
Elena believes in making connections: between strong relationships and strong communities, sustainable development and social justice, the big picture and the little details.
Danielle Walter
Project Manager
Whether planning a project timeline or her next art project, Danielle believes in thoughtful design, beautiful organization and the power of creative problem-solving to promote equal opportunity for all.
Mike Westling
Senior Account Manager
Mike believes in urban optimism, helping to build communities with new ideas, clear language and an eye on the political landscape.