Rivers Edge Team


Founder, Owner & Operator

Founder, owner and operator, Ian has been the driving force behind Rivers Edge’s success. Working in the food industry since he was 16, he has managed and operated restaurants up and down the west coast. In his free time you can find Ian fishing on one of the many lakes and rivers around the Portland area.


General Manager, Catering Sales Director

Leann has been with us since 2004 and has grown our catering exponentially. Leann loves the beach and plans to move there in a few years, beach combing, clamming and walking in the storms are her favorite.


Head Chef

Our head chef, Cisco has been with us for 16+ years. He enjoys spending time with his family, friends and going to church.



Expeditor, Nallely has been with us for two years and loves spending time with family and helping out at church events.


Assistant General Manager

Assistant General Manager, Evan has grown up around Rivers Edge and worked with us since he was 15 years old. He loves spending time fishing with his dad Ian, playing hockey and creating music.


Customer Service Extraordinaire

Customer Service Extraordinaire, Alicia has been with us for 3 years. She exceeds all customer service standards and is an avid crafter. In her free time she does arts and crafts and loves cooking great food for her family.


Line Cook

Line Cook, Antonio Aka “Tono” has been working with us for 9 years, his infectious laugh can be heard throughout the lobby. He enjoys spending time with his children.


Aka Danno, is our newest hire, but not a new face. Starting his career in the food industry with Ian, Dan brings years of corporate experience to the table. He enjoys being outdoors and spending time with his wife and three kids.


Prep Cook

Prep Cook, The fastest hands in the west, Francisco has been with us for three and a half years. In his free time he loves playing video games and watching basketball.


Catering Assistant

Catering Assistant, Lopez has been with us for 12 years. A utility player of sorts, he helps in all facets of the business. He loves watching Soccer (Chivas Guadalajara) and practicing basketball.