Our Staff in Portland, Oregon

Randy Carlton

Operations Manager

Randy became involved in public safety and emergency medical services in high school as an Explorer Cadet, He completed his EMT in 1995 and began working in 9-1-1 ambulance systems in California and then in Oregon. In 2009, he became a BLS instructor through American Heart Association and started teaching at Cascade Portland Oregon Training Center, Randy is a current Volunteer Firefighter/EMT in Columbia County Oregon. Through hard work and dedication to the communities he serves, he was presented with the Oregon State EMT of the Year award in 2013.

Randy and his wife volunteer for Cycle Oregon providing Medical support to injured and sick riders during their annual weekend and week rides throughout Oregon. In his free time he loves spending time outdoors and loves to travel with his wife and two kids.

Angel Salser

Program Coordinator

Angel joined the Cascade team in the spring of 2016 with over 10 years of customer service experience. Angel likes to spend her time out side of work exploring all that Oregon has to offer with her two children, going to concerts, experimenting with new recipes and watching the Seattle Seahawks!

Heather Dwyer

Client Support Specialist

Heather joined the Cascade team in the summer of 2017. She graduated with a degree in Psychology in 2016 from Colorado Christian University, completing her degree in 3 years. Heather moved back to Oregon after finishing school to be closer to those she loves and to be in the beautiful state of Oregon once again. She loves to work with people, previously working as an in-home caregiver and as a volunteer taking food to the homeless in downtown Denver. Heather spends her free time either outdoors, mostly hiking, or playing music as a pianist and percussionist. She looks forward to joining a community symphony in the near future as her schedule permits.