Colin Cochran

Partner - Oregon

909 N. Beech Street
Suite 210
Portland, OR 97227

A principal in Hilltop’s Oregon office, Colin has been at the leading edge of grassroots advocacy in the Pacific Northwest for the past four years delivering high impact service on a wide variety of issues.

Over the course of more than 30 grassroots efforts, Colin has constructed coalitions from the ground up and has built and managed grassroots armies to harness public support to achieve victories for his clients. Colin also has experience in communications and political campaign management and brings both to bear when helping move the policy/public opinion needle.

Colin graduated with a bachelors degree in History/Political Science from the University of Oregon and earned his master’s degree in Irish Politics from Queen’s University Belfast in Northern Ireland.


  • Directed Oregon efforts for numerous grassroots/grasstops campaigns that successfully impacted legislative battles at the local, state, and national level
  • Campaign Experience: SAFE for Salmon 2009, David wu for Congress 2008, Denny Doyle for Beaverton Mayor 2008
  • Political Office Experience: Alliance Party of Northern Ireland, Senator Maria Cantwell, Senator Barbara Boxer
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