Who We Are

Echelon Portland is a group of young professionals that are mobilizing the next generation for The Salvation Army through volunteering and networking for the cause.

Echelon is a community of diverse young adults collectively rising up to serve The Salvation Army through fellowship and networking, donations and fundraising, and service and volunteering. Echelon was founded in 2010 in Dallas, Texas and has since been branded as the National Young Adult Auxiliary of The Salvation Army.

Board Members

Grant Engrav

Executive President

Engrav Law Office LLP
Portland, OR

Alix Crossland

VP of Events & Services

Kroger – Main Office
Happy Valley, OR

Joey Freedman

VP of Membership

Urban Airship
Portland, OR

Tito Garcia

Executive Vice President

Moss Adams LLP
Portland, OR

Traci Geist


Moda Health
Portland, OR

Kanani Mcnerthney

Executive Secretary

Kroger – Main Office
Gladstone, OR

Mackenzie Neitling

VP of Communications

R&H Leasing Inc.
Portland, OR