Simone M. Brooks
Simone Brooks took on the role of President in October 2011 after spending five years as Business Development Director. Prior to rejoining the company, Simone was a hazardous materials manager for a multi-national environmental consulting firm. Simone has a B.S. in Marine and Environmental Science from Hampton University in Virginia.
Brooks’ community involvement and addressed issues including affordable housing, mental health services, and education. Brooks served as a Resident Board Member for Portland Community Initiatives (PCRI) before transitioning into the role of community Board Member. She served from 1999 to 2007. In 2005, Brooks joined the Oregon Board of Licensed Social Workers, and served until 2010. Currently, Brooks is a member of the Board of Directors of the Portland Business Alliance and of All Hands Raised.