The Board of Directors of the Portland-Suzhou Sister City Association is made up of a dedicated group of civic and community volunteers, all with professional and/or personal interests and connections to Portland, Suzhou, and China. If you’d like to learn more about joining our board you can start by joining as a PSSCA member.


2018-19 Board Officers

President, Ms. Bonnie Starkey

Vice President, Bruce (Zhicheng) Wu

Secretary, Vacant

Treasurer, Adam Carpenter

Intermediate Past President, Bob Fraser


2018-19  BOARD Directors

Cathy Chinn

Maihwa Frances Li

Jim Mei

Wei Nathan

Sunun Setboonsarng

Jimmy Zhu

Michael Roberts

Yu (Angela) Wang, from Portland State University, Confucius Institute


Advisory Council

Hongyu Cai - Former PSSCA Director; Director of Intl. Exchange Div, Suzhou Early Childhood Education College

Peyton Chapman - Former PSSCA Director, Principal Lincoln High School

Raymond Cheung - Former PSSCA Director, Geffen Mesher & Co. 

Lisa James - Ex. Director Lan Su Chinese Garden

Jeffrey Kinkley - Former PSSC Director; Courtesy Professor of History & of World Languages & Literatures PSU

Lynne McIntyre - Former PSSCA President, GRI, CIPS, ABR, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services

Hong Mautz - Former PSSCA Director and 30th Anniversary Gala Chair; President Chinus Cultural Productions

Andre Wang - Former PSSCA Director; Attorney at Law, Newcomb Wang Memorial Scholarship