Tom Argent

Finance and Operations Manager

Tom manages the day-to-day finances of the Estuary Partnership. He coordinates contracting, grants management and reporting, and human resources. He has significantly streamlined Estuary Partnership accounting, improving accountability resulting in high marks during annual audits. Tom joined the Estuary Partnership in 2009. He previously managed the business side of an outpatient psychiatric practice at Oregon Health & Science University and coordinated operations within the Refugee Program at Lutheran Community Services Northwest. Before moving to Portland, he lived in Washington, D.C., where he worked on international refugee protection issues. He holds an M.A. and B.A. in Geography from the University of Colorado at Boulder.