“Corporate projects are a pathway to growth and advancement at Columbia CU,” said Columbia Credit Union Senior Vice President Service Delivery & Project Management, Lindsey Salvestrin. “Robin’s expertise makes him the ideal candidate to help us manage opportunities and optimize benefits for both members and the credit union.”
Grimwade brings 20 years of project management experience to the credit union, coordinating projects valued up to $450 million. He most recently served as a senior manager for project portfolio management at the Port of Portland. Other positions include roles as a senior manager of corporate strategy for the city of Portland, and as a managing director of his own strategic consulting firm.
Originally from Australia, Grimwade has plans to relocate to the Battle Ground area. He is an active member of the Project Management Institute in Portland and plans to volunteer on local nonprofit boards promoting environmental or recreational tourism or economic development.
KATIE JO JENSEN
Pacific Perks Coffee LLC has hired Katie Jo Jensen in the role of business development associate.
In her new role, Jensen will oversee Pacific Perks’ marketing and communication efforts including its e-blasts and website content. Additionally, she will be streamlining processes and take a role in expansion efforts.
Proir to joining Pacific Perks Coffee, Jensen was the marketing coordinator for PECI in Portland. She has also worked with Scentsy Corporate Office and had an integral part in a start-up restaurant chain.