Upcoming Events

Newest Members

Maggie Hubbell
Agency Revolution

Mark Valceschini
Coldwell Banker

Kevin Smyth
TBD Agency

Damien Nurre
Deep Canyon Outfitters

Jane Legg
Muddy Paws

Theresa Baiocco
Conversion Max

Jennifer Ortado
Compass Commercial

Vince Mazzuca

Ken Thompson
Pro Caliber Sports

Shelby Little



















ericmeade bw

Eric Meade, Membership Director

email: | mobile: (541) 948-0578

Eric Meade has called Central Oregon home since 1994. As a licensed Architect Eric combined two of his passions, rock climbing and the building industry, together when he joined Bend's Entre Prises Climbing Walls in 1994 as a designer. In 1999, Eric bought the business and grew it 400% before selling it in 2008 after establishing it as #1 in the world, with over 70 employees. Eric developed world-class infrastructure while driving innovative product development. Eric enjoys problem-solving and fostering empowered people. His experience spans broadly from sales and marketing, operations, project management, strategic execution and company culture.



Susie Stevens, Facilitator Relations Director

email: | mobile: (541) 480-4180

Susie has lived in Bend, Oregon for over 22 years and has been involved with Opportunity Knocks since the organization began. Upon arriving in Central Oregon with her family, she worked as the Director for the Bend Downtowners Assoc. for five years during a redevelopment and improvement time in the early 90’s. She joined Opportunity Knocks in 1996 as a member, then became a Facilitator and in 1997 joined Jim Schell in the development and management of the organization. Susie served in the role of Executive Director for many years and presently works with the Opportunity Knocks’ Facilitators providing recruitment, development and on going support for the teams. She continues to have a passion for helping to make Central Oregon a more vibrant and stronger business community.



Karen Cameron, Office Manager

email: | office: (541) 318-4650

 A biography of Karen Cameron will be coming soon.