Who We Are

Founded in 2006 by Susan L. Bower, MBA, Eastern Oregon Business Source serves clients in Umatilla County, around the Pacific Northwest region, and across the country.

Our team consists of accomplished professionals in the areas of business management, adult education, human resource development, and strategic planning.

What We Do

EOBS provides strategic coaching, consulting, and development services to teams and individuals in business, government, and non-profit organizations.

Meet the Team

We are professionals with over 90 years of combined experience in organizational management, leadership, and  development. All our consultants are accomplished leaders in their communities and the organizations which they serve.

Susan Bower
Nick Nash
Karen Taylor
Lori Roach
Lori Roach
Kathy Baney
"Susan Bower has the ability to make complicated issues manageable. The professional skills she brings to the table result in comprehensive solutions to professional development and individual growth. I would personally call her the 'Solution Czar!'"
Paul Chalmers
Director of Taxation and Assessment, Umatilla County

What our Clients say about us

"Susan Bower is an exceptional mentor, trainer, and inspiring leader who is dedicated to the development of other professionals."
Jennifer Blake
HR Director, Umatilla County
"The opportunities Susan Bower and her consulting services have brought to our County make me feel like I am getting to live in a leadership book - I love it! Her support, insight, and knowledge have helped our department live up to our mission and values."
Kim Weissenfluh
Youth Services Division, Umatilla County Community Justice
"Susan Bower was brought in to facilitate a series of more than a dozen meetings for a nonprofit board of directors on which I served. As we worked on a long-range strategic plan, Susan kept us on task and provided a neutral leadership role that diplomatically held us accountable to our objectives. I would recommend Susan and Eastern Oregon Business Source without reservation to companies and organizations that want to accomplish a lot of hard strategic work in an efficient, amicable manner."
Andrew Picken
Healthcare Consultant