Lee Po Cha, MBA alum, was named the new executive director of the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization in April 2015.
School of Business
M.Arch., Arizona State University
BS in Architecture, Penn State University
Sustainable Community Development
An architect and urban planner, Peter designs green homes and remodels, with a focus on sustainable technology and resource conservation. His prior experience includes work in Boston, Leipzig and Berlin, Germany. He's a Faculty member in the Dept. of Architecture at Portland Community College, and has taught at the undergrad and graduate levels for 8 years. As a City Councilor, he established Bend's first conservation-based water rates, created a Cottage Development Code and increased the City's energy quotient from renewable sources from 5 to 11%.
- LEED Accredited Professional
- Former City Councilor and Planning Commissioner in Bend, Oregon