Founded in 1997, the Oregon Program Evaluators Network (OPEN) is an organization for professionals who are involved with or interested in program evaluation. OPEN allows for the exchange of ideas and information to promote and encourage high-quality evaluation practices. The members of OPEN represent a wide variety of government agencies, non-profits, universities, and private consulting firms.
OPEN is the area’s local affiliate of the American Evaluation Association (AEA). Click here for a complete listing of the AEA affiliates.
OPEN Mission Statement:
To provide a regional, interdisciplinary forum for professional development, networking, and exchange of practical, methodological, and theoretical knowledge in the field of evaluation.
To promote and encourage high-quality evaluation practices, OPEN:
- Provides training opportunities to enhance the professional evaluation skills
- Supports the exchange of resources, ideas and information
- Coordinates networking and professional development opportunities
- Educates the public about the importance of evaluation
P.O. Box 8786
Portland, OR. 97207-8786
Tax ID#: 93-1271324
OPEN is a registered 501(c) 6 organization.
The searchable member directory lists all OPEN members.
Please note: This directory is intended for networking among members of the evaluation community or for community partners to locate professional evaluators in the local area. Please do not use it for advertising or sending messages to members for purposes other than stated above. If you are interested in sending information to our members, please contact the OPEN Communications Officer for approval and assistance.
Please click to join or renew your membership.