COIC Board

A 17-member board governs COIC, with representatives from each of the member governments: the counties of Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson, and the cities of Bend, Culver, Madras, Metolius, Prineville, Redmond, La Pine, Sisters and Confederate Tribes of Warm Springs. Seven members representing the interests of the private business sector, workforce development and education also serve on the COIC Board.

COIC Strategic Plan – Approved June 4th, 2015

  • Materials [489 KB]

COIC 2017-2018 Budget – Approved June 1, 2017

COIC Budget  – Approved June 2nd, 2016

COIC Financials

Current Board Meeting

The next Board meeting will be Thursday, February 1,  2018 at the Redmond Public Works training room, 243 E. Antler Avenue, Redmond, OR  from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Current Meeting Materials – December 7, 2017

 COIC Meeting Presentations

For more information contact:
Karen Friend, Executive Director

2018 COIC Meetings Schedule


Meeting Date        

Meeting Time        

 January  No Meeting
 February  Thursday, February 1  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 March  Thursday, March 1  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 April  Thursday, April 5  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 May  Thursday, May 3  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 June  Thursday, June 7  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 August  Thursday, August 2  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 September  Thursday, September 6  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 October  Thursday, October 4  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 November  Thursday, November 1  5:30 to 7:00 PM
 December  Thursday, December 6  5:30 to 7:00 PM

2018- Agendas & Minutes


January No Meeting
February Agenda, Minutes
March Agenda, Minutes
April Agenda, Minutes
May Agenda, Minutes
June Agenda, Minutes
July No Meeting
August Agenda, Minutes
September Agenda, Minutes
October Agenda, Minutes
November Agenda, Minutes
December Agenda, Minutes


 December Agenda Minutes
 November Agenda, Minutes
 October AgendaMinutes
 September  Agenda, Minutes
 August  Agenda, Minutes
 July  No Meeting
 June  Agenda, Minutes
 May  Agenda, Minutes
 April  Agenda, Minutes
 March  Agenda, Minutes
 February  Agenda, Minutes

2018 Board Members

Crook County
Jerry Brummer, Commissioner
300 NE Third Street, RM 10
Prineville, OR 97754
(p): 541-447-7844
Alternate: Seth Crawford, (p): 541-447-6555
Deschutes County 
Tony DeBone, Commissioner
1300 NW Wall Street, Suite 200
Bend, OR 97701
(p): 541-388-6568
Alternate: N/A
Jefferson County  
Wayne Fording, Commissioner
66 SE “D” Street, Suite A
Madras, OR 97741
(p):  541-475-2449
Alternate: Mike Ahern, (p): 541-475-2449
City of  Sisters
Chuck Ryan, Mayor
P.O. Box 39
Sisters, OR 97759
Alternate: David Asson, (p): 503-913-7342
Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs

Lonny Macy, Community and Economic Development Planner
P.O. Box “C”Warm Springs, OR 97761
(p): 541-553-3509
Alternate: Kahseuss Jackson,
(p): 541-553-3546

City of Bend
Bruce Abernethy, Councilor
710 NW Wall
Bend, OR 97701
(p): 541-388-5505
Alternate: Sally Russell, Councilor
(p): 541-480-8141
City of Culver
Bart Carpenter, Councilor
200 First Avenue
Culver, OR  97734
(p): 541-779-8781
Alternate: Andy Byrd, Councilor,
(p): 541-771-2687
City of La Pine
Connie Briese, CouncilorP.O. Box 3055
La Pine, OR 97739
(p): 541-536-1432
Alternate: Don Greiner, Councilor
(p): 541-536-1432
City of Madras
Bartt Brick, Councilor
71 S.E. “D” Street
Madras, OR  97741
Alternate: Bill Montgomery, (p): 541-475-2344
City of Metolius
John Chavez, Mayor
636 Jefferson Ave
Metolius, OR 97741
(p): 541-325-9581
Alternate: Robert Prevost, Councilor
(p): 541-546-9395
City of Prineville 
Gail Merritt, Councilor
387 NE Third Street
Prineville, OR 97754
(p): 541-447-5627
Alternate: Jeff Papke, (p): 541-447-5627
City of Redmond (Chair)
Jay Patrick, Councilor
716 SW Evergreen Ave
Redmond, OR  97756
(p): 541-923-7710
Alternate: George Endicott, Mayor
(p): 541-948-3219
Appointed – Private Sector
Jefferson County — Jim Wilson
6269 SW Badger Rd.
Terrebonne, OR 97760
(p): 541-410-7746
Appointed – Public Sector
Deschutes County – Katy Brooks
Bend Chamber of Commerce
777 NW Wall St., Suite 200
Bend, OR 97703
(p): 541-382-3221
Appointed – Public Sector
Crook County — Casey Kaiser
Crook County Chamber of Commerce
185 NE 10th St.
Prineville, OR 97754
(p): 541-447-6304
Appointed – Public Sector
Deschutes County —Katie Condit
Better Together
2804 SW 6th St.
Redmond, OR 97756
(p): 541-693-5679