Board of Directors

Board of Directors of the Portland Metro Chapter of the IIBA™

The Portland Metro Chapter Board of Directors is comprised of dedicated volunteers who constantly strive to add value to the membership and to forward the best interests of the chapter. Please feel free to contact Board of Directors members with any questions, concerns, or suggestions you may have.
 

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Kelly Goodwin 

President 

President@portland.iiba.org

Kelly Goodwin is currently a Senior IT Consultant at XPO Logistics, with more than ten years of progressively responsible business analysis and project management experience at Fortune 500 companies (Con-way, Nike, Cambia Health Solutions).    While Kelly is a proud Agile practitioner; her BA background started with more traditional waterfall analysis.  She brings contagious enthusiasm and creativity to the role of president, with a keen interest in supporting the professional development of BAs throughout the Portland metro area, and boosting the value of the IIBA Portland chapter through service oriented continuous improvement. 

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Stacy Urban

Vice President, Marketing and Communication

Marketing@portland.iiba.org
Stacy is a Business Analyst and Technical Writer and a new member of IIBA.  She is a graduate of the University of Portland with a major in Operations and Technology Management.  Stacy works currently as a Business Analyst contractor.  
 

Vanda Novak

Vice President, Education and Certification 

Education@portland.iiba.org
Vanda Novak is a Business Systems Analyst/Business Analyst with eight years of experience. She has been a member of the International Institute of Business Analysis since August 2016. Vanda worked in Agile software development as a Business Analyst and has also worked in data modeling. Her interests include drawing meaningful insights from data and facilitating optimal solutions development. Vanda is pursuing her certification as a practicing Business Analyst. She holds a bachelor’s in mathematics from the University of Washington. 

 

Jennifer Colburn

Treasurer

Treasurer@portland.iiba.org

Jennifer Colburn is a Product Owner and Business Analyst at OIA Global. She lives in Portland, Oregon and is a member of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA), the Portland Oregon IIBA Chapter and Project Management International (PMI). Jennifer is a Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) and certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP). Jennifer served on the Board of the Louisville IIBA Chapter and was a member of the IIBA Competency Model Committee. She enjoys speaking about the importance of the role of the Business Analyst in Project Management and in her spare time she enjoys traveling and hiking.

Scott Birch

Secretary

Secretary@portland.iiba.org

Scott Birch has over 22 years working within IT Service Management.  He has previously owned an international based company and is currently self-employed.  Throughout this time he has assessed current and future states of enterprise architecture, optimized business strategies, planned life cycle transitions and has overseen change management initiatives.