JRO + CO (J Robertson and Company) is a full-service strategic planning and public communications firm based in Olympia, Washington. Our work with public, non-profit and private-sector clients focuses on building vibrant communities and shaping sustainable organizations. We design and deliver high-profile community and economic development programs, public engagement initiatives and complex feasibility studies. Our staff is best-known for orchestrating grass-roots community visioning projects that generate broad support and lead to years of successful implementation.

We understand no two places are the same, and customize all of our approaches and products to fit the unique circumstances and needs of the people and places we serve. We also maintain alliances with professionals in affiliated services, to ensure the right skills and expertise are available for even the most complex multi-disciplinary projects.

Successful plans – those that get implemented and bring transformative change – are built upon a foundation of informed decision-making, shared ownership and inspired leadership. We help our partners achieve success through innovative situational analysis, creative stakeholder engagement processes and tailored communications.

Jason Robertson


809 Legion Way, Suite 307
Olympia, WA 98501
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Our Clients

JRO + CO repeat clients noted in bold type

Counties, Cities and Towns

  • Beaverton, Oregon
  • Bend, Oregon
  • Benton City, Washington
  • Benton County, Washington
  • Camas, Washington
  • Castle Rock, Washington
  • Christian County, Kentucky
  • Columbia County, Oregon
  • Corvallis, Oregon
  • Cottage Grove, Oregon
  • Covington, Washington
  • DuPont, Washington
  • Elk River, Idaho
  • Florence, Oregon
  • Friday Harbor, Washington
  • Grays Harbor County, Washington
  • Gresham, Oregon
  • Happy Valley, Oregon
  • Hermiston, Oregon
  • Hillsboro, Oregon
  • Hood River County, Oregon
  • Jefferson County, Washington
  • Kalama, Washington
  • Kelso, Washington
  • Lacey, Washington
  • Lincoln City, Oregon
  • Vernon, Washington
  • Naches, Washington
  • Olympia, Washington
  • Pierce County, Washington
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Ridgefield, Washington
  • San Juan County, Washington
  • SeaTac, Washington
  • Skamania County, Washington
  • Soap Lake, Washington
  • Toppenish, Washington
  • Tualatin, Oregon
  • Tumwater, Washington
  • Vader, Washington
  • Wapato, Washington
  • West Richland, Washington

Other Organizations and Institutions

  • Access the USA EB5 Visa Program
  • Brown and Caldwell Engineering
  • Choice Regional Health Network
  • Clark Regional Wastewater District
  • Columbia River Gorge Visitors Association
  • Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis
  • Corvallis-Benton Economic Development
  • David Evans and Associates
  • Economic Modeling Services, Inc.
  • ED Hovee and Company
  • Foster-Pepper Law
  • Greater Grays Harbor, Inc.
  • Hands On Children’s Museum
  • Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce
  • Intercity Transit
  • Island County EDC
  • Kittleson and Associates
  • Lacey Makerspace
  • Lewis County EDC
  • LOTT (Wastewater) Alliance
  • Lucky Eagle Casino
  • Mask and Mirror Community Theater
  • Mason County EDC
  • Mason Public Utility District #3
  • Mid-Willamette Valley COG
  • Morningside
  • Northwest Area Foundation
  • Olympia Farmers Market
  • Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor Bureau
  • Olympia-Tumwater Foundation
  • Orcas Island Community Foundation
  • OPAL Community Land Trust (Orcas Island)
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
  • Oregon Recreation and Parks Association
  • Pacific County EDC
  • PacMtn Workforce Development Council
  • Port of Centralia
  • Port of Everett
  • Port of Kalama
  • Port of Olympia
  • Port of Tacoma
  • Providence St. Peter Hospital
  • SCJ Alliance
  • SERA Architects
  • Skamania County EDC
  • South Puget Sound Community College
  • The Evergreen State College
  • The Prosperity Agenda
  • Timberland Regional Library System
  • Thurston Chamber of Commerce
  • Thurston Community Television
  • Thurston County EDC
  • Thurston Regional Planning Council
  • Thurston Thrives
  • Tualatin Chamber of Commerce
  • United Way of Thurston County
  • Washington State Community Action Program
  • Washington State Department of Commerce
  • Washington State Department of Health
  • Willamette Falls Trust