Ronald Loveness

Ron Loveness

Graduate Year/Degree

1958, Bachelor of Business Administration degree from University of Oregon


Business Manager of a Medical Clinic with six providers and a support staff of twenty four

Years Employed

2 years

Prior Position/Company

Fifth generation lumberman.  Special Projects Director with Modoc Lumber for 10 years. Manager of a family owned lumbering, logging, and ranching operation for 25 years. Served on Boards of Directors of Industrial Trade Associations

Other Membership/Volunteer Activities

Oregon Certified Long Term Care Ombudsman, School Committees, Planning Commission, and Roads Advisory. Member of Klamath, Malin, and Modoc County and Southern Oregon Historical Societies, The Shaw Library, and Friends of Collier State Park. Charter member and past president of Winema Hoo-Hoo Club, and a Former member of the Oregon Pilots Association

Serves as: (Oregon Tech Foundation Committee(s):  

Chair of Committee on Directors


Lifetime Achievement as Lumberman by Klamath County Chamber of Commerce

Why it is important to me to be involved with the Oregon Tech Foundation

It's a privilege to support an institution of higher education that is "nimble" and provides employment in fields for which there is demand.  I also have three family members who are graduates of OIT.