Barbara Burkart


Barbara is an accomplished business executive. Her previous employment in management and senior leadership positions include companies such as Johnson & Johnson, VWR, Henry Schein, OHSU and most recently her own consulting firm, DrOOrG LLC. Barbara holds a BS in Business Administration from California State University-Fresno, an MBA in International Business & Finance from Marylhurst University and an MA in Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University.



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Jessica Love
Community & Membership Engagement

Jessica is a natural problem solver, a positive energetic force and with her event background, a great fit in both her roles.  In Jessica’s tenure with the Tigard Farmers Market she has infused new life and vibrancy into this 25 year young local community jewel.  Through her efforts the market is relevant to a broad spectrum of market patrons and under her leadership the market relocated into the downtown core helping energize both downtown and surrounding businesses.  She has evolved the market to include off season classes to maintain community engagement through the off season and provide value year round.  As the Tigard Chamber’s Community & Membership Engagement, Jessica has taken our social media marketing and imagery to new levels, as well as ensured we maintained brand consistency and look and feel across all our marketing platforms providing benefit for our members.  Her event background has enabled her to take our signature events to the next level.

Before coming to the Tigard Chamber of Commerce, Jessica worked for the World Forestry Center as the Event Liaison where she assisted with event rentals and day of event coordination.  Prior to her work at the World Forestry Center, she participated in the Disney College Program at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California. Jessica started with the Tigard Chamber of Commerce as a volunteer assisting with the silent auction for Shining Stars then transitioned to working with the Tigard Farmers Market.  

Jessica Love has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a minor in Entrepreneurship from Western Oregon University.

Jessica enjoys watching sports, all things Disney, and being out in her community. 


Danny Botnik
Chamber Growth Manager

Schedule an appointment with Danny.

Danny brings a passion for serving people to his new role as Tigard Chamber of Commerce growth manager. Having spent almost 30 years operating wellness and athletic clubs in executive and general management roles around the country. He is well equipped to growing the chambers membership, sponsorship, and special events.

Danny also has over three decades of professional sales experience incorporating a unique selling style in industries like property and casualty insurance, advertising sales, outside territory sales management, health and fitness sales, life and health insurance, medicare sales, medical device sales, charitable planned giving sales and most recently as a Portland real estate broker.

He is a skilled entrepreneur having built winning teams and contributing to the successful sales production of companies in a variety of industries. Danny hopes to now leverage his vast professional business development experience into a successful new venture serving entrepreneurs, business owners and management professionals in the Tigard marketplace.

Danny enjoys investing his time, treasure and talents into business relationships, spending time with his son Zackary, friends & family , recovery, and church communities.

Devoted to his faith, family, and community, these areas of influence are the pillars that are the foundation of his approach to serving his future clients in the Tigard community. Experience, hard work, tireless commitment, integrity, and honesty are words that describe Danny’s work.

Competitive in anything that keeps a score .Danny loves coaching youth baseball and when not working you can find him enjoying camping, hiking, fitness training, backpacking, adventure travel, and smallmouth bass fishing.

Board of Directors

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Michelle Cheney

Health Care Business Solutions, LLC
PO Box 231152
Tigard, OR 97281
(503) 703-2852

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Megan De Salvo
Past Chair

Edge One Media
9600 SW Oak St. Suite 525
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 567-7343

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Tom Engel
Incoming Chair & VP of Finance

Vantage Point HR
Beaverton, OR 97075
(503) 908-5097


Barbara Burkart
CEO/Board Secretary

Tigard Chamber 
12345 SW Main Street
Tigard, OR  97223
(503) 639-1656

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Sarah Streeter

Specialty Heating & Cooling
7500 SW Tech Center Dr #130, Tigard, OR 97223
(503) 946-6396

Sara Tanner

Sara Tanner

Firenze Wealth Management
16083 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd
Suite 250
Tigard, OR 97224
(503) 963-6555

Tanyan Christenson

Tanya Christensen, MBA

Coldwell Banker Bain
4200 Mercantile Dr. #700
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
(503) 899-9644

Maria Halstead

Maria Halstead

Washington Square 9585 SW Washington Square Road
Tigard, OR  97223

Dr. Sue Rieke Smith

Dr. Sue Rieke-Smith

Tigard/ Tualatin School District
6960 SW Sandburg St.
Tigard, OR 97223
(503) 431-4000

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Kim Haughn

11945 SW 70th Ave
Tigard, OR 97223
(503) 259-1411


Jordan Hice
Fit Alliance 
15965 SW 72nd Ave
Tigard, OR 97224

Lisa Rhoades
Fit Alliance
15965 SW 72nd Ave
Tigard, OR 97224

Micah Dorr
Inman Financial Services
12703 SW 67th Ave
Portland, OR 97223

Tanya Christensen
Coldwell Banker Bain
4200 Mercantile Dr. #700
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

David Bates

Dryer Vent Wizard
Portland, OR 97210

David Wellman

ADT Security
7989 SW Cirrus Dr
BeavertonOR 97008

Mike Christiansen

Ziply Fiber
8840 SW Burnham St.
Tigard, OR 97223

Kay Cannon

Wilsonville, OR 97070

Mark Fuchs

NW Medicare Advisors
Tigard, OR 97223

Jason Weitz

Left Mind Media
Tigard, OR