Isaiah Sheffield-Thergood

He/Him/His | Talent Development Specialist

Employer: Oregon Judicial Department

Moved Here from: Bridgeport, CT on August 2022

Why did you move here?

I am passionate about diversity & inclusion in public organizations, and civic engagement, and in my role with OJD I will effect change in the courts across Oregon.

What is one thing that you need/want from a community right now?

I was an active member of 5 organizations supporting community empowerment and activism, including serving as the Community Coordination Chair for the Greater Bridgeport (CT) NAACP. Would like to continue making an impact on the community while living in Oregon.

What kind of civic connection are you interested in making?

My hobbies include reading, gaming, playing lacrosse, and a little bit of rugby. I enjoy community events supporting local talents, and love cookouts. I would like to establish a community here and making meaningful collaborative connections.