Kari Merkl, interior design faculty, exhibits two pieces from her Merkled furniture collection at the Museum of Contemporary Craft through January 2015.
Excerpt from an article on OregonLive.com, November 15, 2012.
Organizational communication alum Karen Green has been named executive director of the Cat Adoption Team effective December 3.
Green comes to CAT after serving as senior director for the Alliance for Contraception in Cats and Dogs since 2006 and brings more than 16 years experience working in animal welfare.
At the ACC&D, she focused on areas such as administration, communications, development, events, program/grant management and planning.
Prior to her position at ACC&D, Green worked in a variety of roles at Best Friends Animal Society in Kanab, Utah. As assistant director of the national No More Homeless Pets program, she focused on helping build effective organizations and no-kill communities.
Green earned a bachelor's degree in organizational communication and a certificate in conflict resolution and mediation from Marylhurst University. She has a special interest in applying her conflict resolution skills to animal welfare organizations and fostering effective communication.