OCJ Updates

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Welcome Marcus Mundy to OCJ’s Board

Welcome Marcus Mundy to OCJ’s Board

OCJ is proud to announce the appointment of Marcus Mundy to our Board of Directors. A trusted community leader, Marcus brings a breadth of experience, insight, and leadership to OCJ’s board that will help us to realize consumer justice in Oregon. "The through line of...

2021-22 Annual Report

2021-22 Annual Report

OCJ has made incredible progress over the past year and this is only the beginning. We are investing in the capacity of our community partners and building an collaborative ecosystem of advocates and organizations to advance the interests of Oregon families and...

OCJ Launches First Community Cohort

OCJ Launches First Community Cohort

In June, we began recruitment of Oregonians who have experienced consumer injustice firsthand to participate in our first Community Cohort, serving as engaged and vital members of our organization's planning work this fall. As a new organization committed to power...

What’s next for OCJ?

What’s next for OCJ?

This is part two of a two-part blog series drawing on a conversation with OCJ’s executive director, Jagjit Nagra. Read part one of this series, OCJ's journey to now, to learn about our work to date.OCJ programs will quickly grow in the coming months as our team scales...

OCJ’s journey to now

OCJ’s journey to now

This blog is part one of a two-part blog series drawing on a conversation with OCJ's executive director, Jagjit Nagra. Jagjit joined the organization in this inaugural role in March 2022. Oregon Consumer Justice has a bold mission to build a consumer marketplace that...

New Officers Named to OCJ’s Board of Directors

New Officers Named to OCJ’s Board of Directors

OCJ is thrilled to welcome newly elected officers to our Board of Directors, providing executive leadership at this important moment in OCJ’s evolution: Se-ah-dom Edmo as Chair, Sayer Jones as Treasurer, and Jenny Pool Radway as Secretary.  Se-ah-dom Edmo, Chair...

OCJ shares findings from Community Listening Sessions

OCJ shares findings from Community Listening Sessions

Between July 2021 and February 2022, Oregon Consumer Justice hosted 12 community listening sessions in partnership with community organizations to understand how Oregonians experience consumer injustice.

Celebrating OCJ team promotions

Celebrating OCJ team promotions

OCJ is pleased to announce the promotions of two key team members: ReJeana Orr and Chris Coughlin. ReJeana steps into the role of Director of Executive Office Operations and Chris to the position of Policy Director.  ReJeana Orr — Director of Executive Operations...

OCJ Celebrates the Contributions of Founding Board Members

OCJ Celebrates the Contributions of Founding Board Members

Oregon Consumer Justice was formed as part of a class action lawsuit on behalf of more than two million customers of Arco/BP gas stations. Because not all of the individuals who were entitled to claim damages could be located, a substantial amount of money was subject...

Making transactions more equitable

Making transactions more equitable

Today we are one step closer to advancing consumer justice for every Oregonian! Thanks to the passage of Senate Bill 1565B, which passed with bipartisan support, Oregonians will no longer be turned away for being unable to pay for goods or services with a debit or...

Introducing our new Executive Director!

Introducing our new Executive Director!

We are thrilled to introduce you to OCJ’s new Executive Director, Jagjit Nagra! Learn more about Jagjit and his initial priorities as Executive Director.