Port Staff


Jennie Dickinson



Jennie Dickinson took over as manager of the Port of Columbia in 2007. Prior to that, she served as the executive director of the Dayton Chamber of Commerce for 8 years. Dickinson grew up on a wheat and cattle ranch outside of Dayton and enjoys gardening, reading, community service, and being a grandmother.


Brad McMasters

Economic Development Coordinator


Brad McMasters serves as the Port’s Economic Development Coordinator, providing assistance to all businesses in Columbia County. Brad has a background in teaching and also served as the executive director of the Dayton Chamber of Commerce. Brad enjoys gardening, his dog Orson, and spending time at his home in the beautiful Walla Walla Valley.


Angela Smith

Port Auditor/Administrative Assistant


Angela Smith serves as the Port’s Auditor as well as providing administrative assistance to staff. Prior to her work at the Port, Angela worked in the medical billing field. She enjoys gardening, trips with her family, and raising her two active daughters.