Ilea Bouse, Facilities & Budget Manager
Phone: 541.386.2030 ext. 220
Prior to coming to MCAREC, Ilea spent a year running her own business and assisting with management of her family orchard. She also brings to us more than 20 years of program management experience in the social service sector. Her experience includes supervision, team building, financial management and processing government funds and regulatory materials. Ilea with her family, owns an orchard in Hood River, where they grow pears and cherries.
Ilea began working at MCAREC in January 2011. She is responsible for day-to-day farm operations, ensuring use of MCAREC land, facilities, equipment and vehicles are managed for priority program outcomes. She also manages the Center budget and oversees accounting process and controls. Ilea coordinates general office and farm activities, including capital project, safety, grounds and orchard management, recruiting, reporting, grants and contracts and human resources.