Name: Carrie Medina---
Occupation: Editor at a social media company
Tenure at Occupy Portland: Camping since day one
Otherwise lives in: Southwest Portland
Her favorite political thinker: Ron Paul
Her contribution to the camp: Medina is one of many Occupy volunteers who maintain the Portland movement's Facebook, Twitter and Wiki pages. She also acts as spokesperson, speaking with national and independent media outlets.
Why she's Occupying Portland: Medina is a libertarian and a fiscal conservative. "This isn't a liberal movement."
Her experience at Occupy Portland: âItâs been a mixed bag.â She likes the community and working with the communications team, but there are some campers who arenât there to protest. âWeâre working 20 hours a day, and theyâre hurting our image."