Community Affairs Managers


Clark County

Nina Carlson

Nina Carlson, a University of Washington alumna, recently served as the vice president of Legislation for the Oregon PTA and held various positions in real estate brokerage and new construction sales. She currently sits on the board of directors for Rivermark Community Credit Union.

Columbia Gorge

Tonya Brumley

Tonya Brumley is a lifelong resident of the Columbia Gorge area and has worked at NW Natural since 1997. Tonya is the contact for civic and nonprofit organizations in the area.

North Coast

Teresa Brownlie

Teresa Brownlie is a lifelong resident of Astoria and has worked for NW Natural since 1990. She has served as a Chamber Ambassador, is a former board member of the North Coast Builder Association and volunteers each year at the Crab and Seafood Festival and the Regatta.

Central Coast, Lincoln County

Cindi Fostveit

Cindi Fostveit served as the North Lincoln Hospital Foundation executive director, and currently sits on the board of directors for the Lincoln City Chamber of Commerce and Angel’s Anonymous. She also has previous experience in construction project coordination.

Southern Coast

Linda Kennedy

Linda Kennedy has worked at NW Natural since 2004 and grew up in North Bend. She helped found the Homebuilders Association and is the current chair.


Bruce Anderson

Bruce Anderson is a native Oregonian who was born and raised in Portland. Bruce previously worked at the Oregon State Capitol in key positions for legislative leadership including Legislative Director for the Speaker of the House. Bruce serves as Cubmaster of his oldest son's Cub Scout Pack and previously chaired the City of Keizer Planning Commission.

Southern Willamette Valley

Jon Kloor

Jon Kloor specialized in government relations for the Homebuilders Association of Metropolitan Portland, as well as political campaign management and legislation in Oregon. He graduated from the University of Oregon with a BA in political science. He is currently a volunteer firefighter and club wrestling coach.