Leadership Portland Spotlight: Jason Hagen



Leadership Portland Spotlight: Jason Hagen

Name: Jason Hagen
Company: Concordia University
Job: Assistant Vice President, External Affairs

Why Jason got involved in Leadership Portland:
I have been motivated to grow in my position and develop a new network of young leaders in the greater Portland area. I am excited to join a group of dynamic and motivated people who are driven to help craft a better Portland.

Why it’s important:
Community issues and being involved in your community is important for any business who wants to serve. Developing new leaders who can carry on a legacy of community involvement is important for sustainability and a way to develop a more productive workforce.

Why Jason loves Portland:
I love the wide spectrum of activities that the Portland region can deliver at a moment’s notice. Food, drinks, water, mountains, the beach, sports and entertainment.

Fun Fact:
I’m a former college athlete (retired) and 11 year Hood to Coast vet. I like anything outdoors, especially golf, sports, and competition. Originally a Seattle native but current season ticket holder to the Timbers!

About Leadership Portland

Leadership Portland is a Portland Business Alliance program that broadens the perspectives of business leaders on the most critical issues facing our region while giving back through the program's community Impact Projects. Applications to participate in the next Leadership Portland class are open on April 15, 2020. Learn more at https://portlandalliance.com/programs/leadership-portland.html.