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MEDP Welcomes Linfield January Term intern to their team

Jan 5, 2015

(MCMINNVILLE, OR) - The McMinnville Economic Development Partnership (MEDP) welcomes Christopher Poole as the new Marketing Intern. Poole will be developing support materials for the McMinnville WORKS Program. Currently a sophomore student studying Business Management at Linfield College, Poole brings his love for McMinnville and excitement to learn to the MEDP team. As a Resident Advisor at Linfield, he has experience with program development and event planning.

“We are thrilled to welcome Chris on-board during his January term,” said MEDP Marketing Specialist, Heather Simpson.

Poole will develop the alumni database for the McMinnville WORKS Program as well as the Workshop Attendee Database for the McMinnville WORKS Workshop on January 23, 2015. In addition, his responsibilities include writing press releases, helping to plan the McMinnville WORKS Workshop, and bug checking of the MEDP website and social media accounts.

“I am excited to have this opportunity at MEDP. This partnership has helped the city of McMinnville grow, and I am looking forward to be able to work with and learn from Jody and Heather,” said Poole.

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The Partnership includes the City of McMinnville, McMinnville Water & Light, McMinnville Industrial Promotions, the McMinnville Area Chamber of Commerce, and area business. To learn more about the McMinnville Economic Development Partnership, visit or find us on Facebook at


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