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Favorite Portland Bridge
Portland Foodie, Beer Enthusiast, or Coffee Connoisseur
A cup of tea
Timbers or Blazers
I support both
Hidden Talent or Fun Fact about You
I enjoyed working, the retirement age is not a relevant factor to me. My role as a founder suits me.
St. John's Bridge
In high school I came in second place for “Best Dressed” and I believe there may have been some voter fraud going on there. I’m having my lawyer look into it.
I really want to be Portland Foodie, but I’m realistically more of a coffee connoisseur.
Blazers- my one and only professional sports team for life.
My talents are still hiding from me, but my family members all say that I have a very witty sense of humor and many theatrical abilities. For me, finding the humor is key to surviving life’s many challenges.
Great food is my favorite.
Blazers but the Timbers are great too!
I love to produce, play, and listen to music! I’m also a big fan of art.
Burnside Bridge – closest bridge to the office plus during Christmas they light it up.
Definitely a foodie. I eat really well at home so I have a highly developed palate.
Blazers, although soccer is my favorite sport.
I can juggle (only 3 things at a time) and je parle francais ademas poquito de espanol.
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St. Johns Bridge
Double Caramel Macchiato from Dutch Bros.
I love to snowboard on Mt. Hood.
Foodie... the Chef's Special at Gastro Mania is a favorite!
Blazers, Thorns, and my Ducks!
My passion for fine art led to an MS in Photographic Science. I love to tell stories with still photographs and I'm on a mission for more women to become drone pilots.
IPA is a favorite and I grind my own coffee beans every morning
I am very passionate about Motocross and it was very much part of our family life until I had to give it up.
Fremont and St. John's
SPORTSBALL! (not big on sports)
I'm the youngest of 11 kids and an Aunt of 26 nieces and nephews (became an Aunt when I was 8)!
Glenn Jackson Bridge
I coach ASA Softball for young women to receive scholarships with collegiate softball teams.
All the above. Food, beer, and coffee. Gotta love Portland.
My Father is a triplet. In 2015 out of 3.9 mil births there were 4,123 triplet births, which is 0.001036%
St. John's Bridge - those arches are magical.
Wine country. It’s like strolling through the Shire, but with alcohol.
Champion of Super Smashbros. 64 edition.
Hawthorne Bridge, very stately and retro!
I have lived in Oregon my entire life and at age 63 I found out I have Celiac and can no longer eat anything that contains gluten.
Portland Foodie, although I will admit that it came down to 51% Food and 49% beer.
I follow the Blazers more, but I’m always happy to watch a Timbers game.
I’ve never seen Star Wars!
Ross Island Bridge
My body is my temple, I do not pollute it with these toxins. Unless it’s Friday or Saturday night!
Blazers. Go Hawks!
I love archery. It’s a great discipline to try and master.
I love Lebanese food and Deschutes brewery
I’m working to build my farm in Estacada.
Grant’s Cheesesteaks and Salt -N- Straw
Spending my time off in the Columbia River Gorge. My favorite pastimes include windsurfing, rock climbing, and hiking. I also enjoy restoring classic and collectible cars. Spending time and helping my children with their sporting events is also a passion.
Foodie for sure
Tekken 3 is my favorite video game of all time.
Blazers all day!
I'm a gourmet cook.
Thorns, Mariners, and Blazers!
I've discovered a passion for baking during quarantine!
Foodie- Bamboo Sushi!
I love engineering geology and skiing!
All of the above.
I’m a jack of all trades but I especially like finishing carpentry.
Portland Foodie- Urdaneta is my go to
Any D.C. sports team
I'm undefeated at foosball.
I used to pop and lock dance, and still do when nobody's around.
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Good food with a good pint or two!
Timbers season ticket holder and a big Blazers fan.
I'm addicted to playing soccer and enjoy playing guitar and listening to music.
Love espresso – I roast my own beans at home.
I drive to the coast most weekends to surf.
I practiced architecture for 12 years before going back to school for my MBA and then transitioned into construction management.
All of the above! This is Portland after all...
Both + The Thorns + UW Football
Born and raised in the Rose City. I love a good pair of sneakers, clean tattoos, and my French bulldogs.
The Yatsuhashi bridge at the Portland Japanese Garden
Bulgarian is my second language.
St. John’s Bridge
Coffee is life, and I love all food… I’m a big fan of cider as opposed to beer!
Neither… I don’t really follow sports!
I grew up in Alaska, I have 8 siblings, and a basset hound named Chester.
Little Big Burger
I love to play and coach soccer.