OADP Board of Directors

Mark Baker
Mark is a principal with Hoots, Baker and Wiley, Certified Public Accountants. He is the OADP Board Treasurer. Mark also serves on several other non-profit boards in Salem-Keizer area.

Steve Dear served as executive director of the national nonprofit People of Faith Against the Death Penalty from 1997 to 2015, and he continues as its acting executive director. He and his wife live outside Eugene, and Steve is involved with numerous community organizing efforts there

Jacob Grier is a published author who has written on a variety of topics from tobacco to public policy. His articles have been published in Slate, Reason, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Te Lohs Angeles Times and other publications. He lives in Portland, Oregon.

Steve Ickes
His resume includes executive level position in the departments of corrections in Wisconsin, Arizona and Oregon. He was also County Administrator in Lane County. Oregon. Most of his work corrections work dealt with programs and budgeting.

Tom O'Connor
Tom spent over 10 years with the Oregon Department of Corrections, first as Director of Religious Services and then in the Research Department. He currently teaches in the Criminal Justice Department of Western Oregon University and owns the consulting firm of Transforming Corrections.

Terrie Rodello
For twenty years, Terrie has been a member/leader with Amnesty International USA (AIUSA). An Information Technology professional, she is currently an active member of Group 48, and serves as the AIUSA Oregon Death Penalty Abolition Coordinator.

Bruce Stock
A graduate of Springfield College and its Humanics Philosophy that calls for education of the whole person - in spirit, mind, and body - for leadership in service to others and a Conscientious Objector, Bruce serves on the board of the Oregon Fellowship of Reconciliation, and is an Alternatives to Violence Project workshop facilitator.

Frank Thompson
A thirty-five year veteran of the military, law enforcement and corrections, Frank came to Oregon in 1994 as Superintendent of the Oregon State Penitentiary. He had the unenviable task of supervising the only two Oregon executions in the past 50 years.


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