Community College Board of Education on Wednesday, Oct. 17, appointed Greg
Chaimov to represent zone 1. The position was formerly held by Carlotta
Collette, who stepped down from the board in August.
Chaimov is an
attorney, who has been a resident in the CCC college district for more than 20
years. He is active in the community, serving on the Milwaukie City Council,
the Ledding Library of Milwaukie Foundation, and the North Clackamas Chamber of
Commerce, where he was board chair 2011-12. He is the past board president of
the Clackamas County Vector Control District and served as vice chair of the
Clackamas County Historic Review Board from 2004-2007.
He is also an
adjunct professor and Lewis & Clark Law School, where he teaches
legislative and political practices.
in serving on the CCC board grew from his experiences on the North Clackamas
Chamber of Commerce Board, where he learned of the importance the college plays
in the education and training in the district. “I have also grown to have
enormous respect for the job that President (Joanne) Truesdell is doing and
would be honored to help in those efforts,” he wrote in his application.
The appointment to
represent zone 1 on the CCC Board of Education continues through June 30, 2013,
following the next board election. At that time he may run for election for the
position to fulfill the remainder of the unexpired term, ending in 2015.
information, please call Shelly Parini at 503-594-3015.