OK 5: Owners of Growing Service Businesses
This team is a mature group of growing service businesses.
Meeting time: First Thursday of the month from 12 to 3pm
With over two decades of observing, learning from and guiding a diverse set of medium to large companies in over 19 countries, Dean has always been fascinated by the positive effect purpose driven leadership and human transformation has had on employee engagement, business results and sustainable value for customers and communities. Dean is CEO of Mission Facilitators International, a boutique team-based development firm of highly skilled facilitators, executive coaches, instructional designers and trainers, who contribute their passion and creative perspectives to client opportunities.
Christine has worked, played and volunteered in Bend (save a short stint in Santa Fe) since her move here in 2001. She was a founder of Volunteers in Medicine and served as Executive Director for 5 years. After leaving that post, she assisted in the start-up of a VIM model clinic in San Francisco. She has served on numerous boards including HealthMatters, Bend 2030, DogPAC and, most recently, Central Oregon Locavore. Additionally, she has assisted numerous non-profits with special events, board development, major gift solicitation, and strategic planning around growth.
Prior to moving to Bend she worked for the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. Christine has an undergraduate degree in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin and a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Washington.
Gregg Stevens is the Practice Manager at O’Brian & Kelly. He has worked as an accountant for years, and has considerable experience in IT and private teaching. Gregg studied at Oregon State where he earned both an MBA and a Bachelor’s in Physics (summa cum laude).
As a native Bendite, he enjoys skiing, backpacking, and being outside in general. Gregg also loves advocating for his clients. He sees work as an opportunity to help people out—and get paid at the same time. To realize this goal, Gregg strives to become the best tax advisor.
Prior to The Broomsmen, Philip had a successful career in commercial construction project management. His expertise in project management, engineering, and quality control have prepared him well for the fast paced environment of waste management. Philip Holds a Construction Engineering from Penn State University.
Larry is the President of Press Pros Printing. As a full-service printing firm, we provide many business-to-business services you might not expect to find under one roof. Yes, we print just about any business form imaginable, but we also provide many collateral sales and marketing services to help you grow your business.
Tanya is the President at Precisely Payroll Incorporated. Precisely Payroll was founded by Tanya in January of 2007. Prior to this, she managed a payroll outsourcing office in Eugene Oregon for 9 years. She is a Certified Payroll Professional through the American Payroll Association and also has a B.S. in Business Administration from Pacific Union College. Tanya is involved with the local chapter of the American Payroll Association and the Entrepreneurial Council Board for the Bend Chamber of Commerce.