Berglund Residents and Coaches

Dick Stenson

Richard V. Stenson retired in 2014 after 22 years as president and CEO of Tuality Healthcare.  He came to Oregon after 17 years as Associate Administrator and Executive Administrator of Straub Clinic & Hospital, and the Straub Health Plan in Honolulu.  He held earlier administrative positions at Harkness Community Hospital and Upjohn Medical Group in San Francisco, and Ochsner Clinic & Hospital in New Orleans.  He has a B.S. in Business from the University of California, Berkeley, an MHA from Tulane University and an MBA from Loyola University in New Orleans.  He is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American College of Medical Practice Executives.  He serves on several community boards including the Pacific University Oak Tree Foundation and the Tuality Foundation.  He can be reached at dick.stenson@pacificu.edu .  He is available to meet students and faculty on either the Forest Grove or Hillsboro Pacific University campuses.

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Designer in Residence - Terry O'Day

Currently, Terry O'Day serves as the Designer in Residence, leading the Creative Design Team. She teaches Art and Design at Pacific University where she specializes in designing learning environments that support place-based experiential learning.

O'Day's previous projects include starting a charter school in the community, building a school farm at Pacific University, and serving on the board of a local environmental non-profit.

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Software Architect- Paul O'Day

Paul is a software developer and UT/UX designer from Forest Grove, OR. He began programming at age 11 and has worked with several startup companies in the state.

 

Electrical Engineering and Robotics- Mark Keppinger

Mark is a former Master Tinkerer at OMSI, an electrical engineer by trade that has extensive experience in analog and digital circuitry, robotics, and gadgets. He is also an educator and judge at Maker events regionally.

 

Business Innovation- Joseph Pitarresi

His expertise spans business strategy & technology development, product management and business ecosystem creation. Joe has worked on Internet of Things solutions, serving on both research and commercial products for the Transportation, Digital Retail and Healthcare sectors. He has additional experience in Online Gaming, Digital Home, Internet broadcasting, Streaming Content Management and Delivery, and Business audio/video/data Conferencing. Joe worked developing IEEE 802.11n, 802.16 DSRC, V2V, V2X and UPnP networking and communications standards. He is a member of SAE, the International Society of Automotive Engineers and is certified in Design Thinking by IDEO U. Joe comes to the Berglund Center with a 30 year career with Intel Corporation and through private consulting practice with his company Portland Innovation Associates.