Wheeler hires veteran reporter as PIO
Mayor Ted Wheeler has hired former KOIN News 6 reporter and TriMet spokesman Tim Becker as his new public information officer.
"We are very pleased to welcome Tim Becker to the team. With more than three decades of experience in media communications, his experience, skills and insights will be invaluable to my administration," Wheeler said.
"I am grateful to Mayor Wheeler for this opportunity," Becker said. "I've been following his administration closely for years and consider it a privilege to join a team deeply invested in improving the lives of all Portlanders and tackling some of the biggest challenges of our time with conviction and a sense of purpose."
Becker will start on Monday, July 8th.
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