Committees & Contacts
Last updated February 2018
Our committees meet under the guidance of the Board of Directors and do the hard work of making Board-level plans become a reality.
|Game Day Operations||Independent Supporters Council|
|Partners||Regional Supporter Groups|
|Rose City Riveters||TAFC|
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. The committee makes recommendations to the board as to how to direct resources (for both soccer-specific and other community projects) and coordinates volunteers.
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 management and oversight of 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.
Committee Description: The ISC committee manages our group memberships in the Independent Supporters Council.
Committee Description: The membership committee administers and promotes paid membership in the 107IST.
Committee Description: The merchandise committee designs and sells our No Pity Original merchandise online and at the No Pity Van.
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.
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 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.
The technology committee maintains both the timbersarmy.org and nopityoriginals.com web sites, as well as the 107IST member database.