After many years of honorable service, Harvey Gail and his team at Spire Management concluded their work with NWREIA in May. We thank Harvey for serving as our executive director and his team for their many years of work and dedication.
The NWREIA Board of Directors selected the firm Public Affairs Counsel, also based in Salem, to provide management services. Patrick Sieng, a lobbyist and Director of Strategic Partnerships at Public Affairs Counsel, will serve as NWREIA’s Executive Director.
Patrick Sieng joined Public Affairs Counsel in December 2020 after serving as a lobbyist for eight years at the Association of Oregon Counties. He also managed three statewide associations. Patrick has worked in politics and government for over 20 years and is the current Vice President of the Oregon Capitol Club, the state’s professional association for lobbyists and advocates at the State Capitol. He is also a licensed real estate principal broker and owns Capitol Real Estate, a residential real estate company in Salem.
Public Affairs Counsel is a full-service government and public affairs firm. Since 1976, leading employers and organizations in Oregon have trusted Public Affairs Counsel in government affairs, lobbying, strategic communications/marketing, public affairs campaign management, public opinion research, and association/grassroots management. Public Affairs Counsel