Festival Organization

PWLF_logo_colorThe Portland Winter Light Festival is a mostly volunteer organization and is a Willamette Light Brigade event. The festival is funded through corporate sponsorships, grants, and individual donations.

CAROLYN DEVINE, Executive Director, Willamette Light Brigade

MICHAEL JOYCE, Managing Director

CHRIS HERRING, Artistic Director

MISTY POST, Assistant Artistic Director

JEAN MARGARET THOMAS, Technical Director

ERIN DISKIN, Senior Graphic Designer

TODD BACHMANN, Affiliates Coordinator

LOLY LEBLANC, Special Events Coordinator

KEVIN KEARNS, Strategic Advisor

MICHELLE DAVID, Volunteer Coordinator

BRIDGET BAYER, Financial Administration Manager

KATIE MEYER, Communications Manager
All-Star Volunteers committed to the success of the Festival:
Mike Beard, Errol Graphics*
Jonah Cohen, AIA*
Nick Johnson, WW Give Guide*
Steve Kruss
Ben Kubany*
Chelsea McCann
Jeff Schnabel, PSU*
Zach Suchara
Ed Slavin, NIC*
Paddy Tillett, ZGF*
Marianne Zarkin

*Willamette Light Brigade Board Members actively involved in the Portland Winter Light Festival

Learn more about the Portland Winter Light Festival Formation Committee.