Volunteer Team - Cre8con - Portland Creative Conference

Volunteer Team

Volunteer Team

It takes a dedicated team of volunteers who believe in our event and our non-profit mission to make Cre8con work. Here is this year’s team:


Conference Chairman (Speakers/Sponsors/Marketing)
Steve Gehlen (Keeping the Arts)

Creative Director
Lee Feidelson

Media Relations
KJ McAllister (KJM Public Relations)

Lisa Wagner (Xinnia)
Alan George (SEMpdx)
Jeremy Bradbury (Zennify)

Social Media
Brandy Steffen (Brightside Engagement)

Video Promotion
David McGinnis (Capitol City Video)

Maggie McCue (HUB Collective)

Promotion Partners
Caryn Ruch

Event Partner
Kailyn Nelson (Buildable Custom Software)

Company Outreach
Martha Mundorff-Humphrey (The Short List)

Leticia Juarez Sisson (Badass Bitch PR)

Speaker Recruiting Assistance
Ryan Leverenz
Ryan Fukuda


Steve Gehlen (Coastal Farm and Ranch)

Stage Manager
David McGinnis (Keeping the Arts)

Master of Ceremonies
Rob Sample (Paradigm Electronics)

Front of House and Receptions
Al Partridge (Coastal Farm and Ranch)

Speaker Host Coordination
Ryan Leverenz (Lew Leverenz Associates)

Visual Content Director
David McGinnis (Capitol City Video)

Slide Creation
Scott Huber (Presenters.io)

Show Slide Operator
Mike Shkolnik (Smarsh)

Kirk Kindle
Abby Christopher
Tim Neighbors (Invisible Harness)

Melody Saunders (Melody Saunders Photography)

Graphic Recording
Tim May (XPLANE)