Ed Reckford, Treasurer, Board of Directors

Ed wearing a checkered shirt looking at the camera. As Board Treasurer, Ed helps ensure strong financial stewardship of the organization’s financial resources. He brings nearly 30 years of accounting experience to the position.

For more than ten years, he was a federal grant specialist for Portland Public Schools, where he helped managers of the Special Education Department and Columbia Regional Program to fully utilize available resources in compliance with federal and state budgeting, spending and reporting requirements.

He has been treasurer of several non-profit community organizations over his career. Most recently, he has served on the finance committee of Congregation Havurah Shalom in Northwest Portland. As a committee member, he helped to prepare the budget, monitor financial results, and set financial policies for the congregation.

Ed joined the Board of Disability Rights Oregon in January 2016.