Our Staff

Maile Walker

Event & Fair Coordinator

(360) 577-3122

Kelsey Spencer

Event Coordinator

(360) 577-3122

Shelby Hixson

Department Head Secretary

(360) 577-3122

Ryan Retterath

Event Worker

(360) 577-3122

Craig McCown

Event Worker

(360) 577-3122

About Our Event Staff

Allow CCEC's talented team of event organizers and award-winning catering staff to take the stress out of planning the perfect event. CCEC is centrally located in Longview, WA near Portland OR and Seattle Washington. Please inquire below and an event organizer will be in touch soon to help you plan the perfect celebration.

Our talented event organizers live locally and are here to help you plan every last event detail. Summerland Catering will curate the perfect bar and menu selections for a memorable evening that your guests will enjoy.

Cowlitz County Event Center staff is all salaried. They are not motivated by up-sell or cross-sell opportunities.


The Cowlitz County Event Center continues it high level of customer service at each individual event. Our team of Event Coordinators will partner with you to perfect and polish all details so you can focus on what matters most: your guests.

Our Mission

“To be a self-sustained leading provider of event facilities and services in Southwest Washington through the delivery of competitively priced, customer-focused products and services.”