Committees & Contacts
Last updated October 2020
Our committees meet under the guidance of the Board of Directors and do the hard work of making board-level plans become a reality.
|Finance||Game Day Operations
|Independent Supporters Council
|Regional Supporter Groups||Rose City Riveters
|Timbers Army Steering Committee||Travel|
Committee Description: The BIPOC committee is made up of individuals who identify as Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC). We are volunteering our time and knowledge in order to ensure the 107IST is a more inclusive organization where all members’ voices are heard and respected.
Committee Description: The communications committee handles Timbers Army and 107IST website content, as well as social media accounts, event calendars, newsletters, and other one-off communications as needed.
Committee Description: The community outreach committee administers charitable works and volunteerism for the 107IST (includes both Timbers Army and Rose City Riveters). The committee makes recommendations to the board as to how to direct resources (for both soccer-specific and other community projects) and coordinates volunteers.
Committee Description: The 107IST Treasurer works on issues related to accounting and compliance needed to maintain our nonprofit status and provides clear communication to the board and members about the financial health of the 107IST.
Committee Description: Game Day Operations (GDO) is responsible for the execution of the game day experience. Activities include liaising with the FO to ensure that supporters are represented, while self-policing to create a safe, and enjoyable atmosphere wholly dedicated to providing support to the PTFC. GDO is also responsible for putting out flags, banners, and oversees the deployment of tifo displays.
Timbers Army Committee members:
Rose City Riveters Committee members:
Committee Description: The Independent Supporters Council (ISC) committee is made up of two representatives from the Rose City Riveters and two representatives from the Timbers Army. Committee members are selected by their respective Supporters Group leadership teams and the 107IST Board using depth of knowledge and experience in the supporters groups as the criteria for their selection. The ISC committee members act as liaisons between their respective supporters groups, the 107IST board, and the Independent Supporters Council.
Committee Description: The membership committee administers and promotes paid membership in the 107IST.
Committee Description: The TA merchandise committee designs and sells our No Pity Originals merchandise online and at the No Pity Van. Swing by the warehouse at 649 SW 17th Ave before or after home games to grab merch.
TA Committee members:
Committee Description: The Riveters merchandise committee designs and sells our RivetGear merchandise online and at our store front at Fanladen 1633 SW Alder St. Swing by before or after every home game.
Committee Description: The partner committee maintains relationships with 107IST partner businesses, evaluates new partner applications, and reaches out within the community to establish connections with local businesses that are compatible with 107IST core values.
Committee Description: This group provides a connection between the 107IST board and the Timbers Army regional groups in the US and worldwide. The committee helps coordinate production of RSG merch; assists with supplies such as flags and banners; and provides a forum for RSG leaders to communicate and help one another work through issues.
Committee Description: Along with many volunteers, the Riveters steering committee leads tifo, game day operations, travel, merch, communications, etc. for the Rose City Riveters (Supporters Group for the Portland Thorns). For more information about the Rose City Riveters, check out http://rosecityriveters.org.
Committee Description: The Timbers Army Football Club (TAFC) committee administers the various adult recreational soccer teams playing under the Timbers Army name. It promotes membership in the 107IST and involvement in its mission, a better understanding of the game of soccer, community volunteerism, and camaraderie through participation in organized team play.
Committee Description:The technology committee maintains both the 107ist.org and nopityoriginals.com web sites, as well as the 107IST member database.
Committee Description: Along with many volunteers, the Timbers Army Steering Committee leads tifo, game day operations (capos, drums and trumpets, and flag crew), merchandise (No Pity Originals), and communications for the Timbers Army. It works closely with other committees under the 107IST umbrella. The Timbers Army Steering Committee comprises members of core aspects of the gameday experience — capos, drums and trumpets (DnT), flag crew, tifo crew, and merch (NPO) — with board resources and support from key committees.
Committee Description: The travel team is charged with all away travel for the Timbers Army and Rose City Riveters. We do everything from reaching out to other teams, to arranging ticket sales on our websites, to putting together 15 buses to Seattle.