Founded in 1957
The Portland Reading Council promotes literacy and a lifelong love of reading in our communities through the empowerment of educators.
We are an affiliate of the Oregon State Literacy Association and the International Literacy Association.
2020-21 Board Meetings via Zoom October 3 December 5 February 6 April 17
Contact us for more information about attending a board meeting: firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Projects, Programs, and Communications
• The African-American Read-In • Literacy Educator Scholarship • Celebrate Literacy Awards • Literacy Shout Outs! • Teachers As Readers Book Groups • Patricia Gallagher Children’s Choice Award • Community Service Project Grants • Literacy Meet Ups • Members-Only Listserv & Facebook page • Professional Development Events
Co-Presidents: Jen Arndt, West Linn Wilsonville and Trish Pazdalski, Beaverton Secretary: Amy Morinville, David Douglas Treasurer: Laura Bush, Retired, Oregon City Membership: Penny Plavala, Multnomah ESD
Photos of Current and Former Board Members