Leadership Portland Spotlight: Nina Carlson

Leadership Portland Spotlight: Nina Carlson

Name: Nina Carlson
Company: NW Natural
Job: Government Affairs

Why Nina got involved in Leadership Portland:
It was important to me to grow my network of business and community leaders in the Portland region, as well as learn more about the different aspects civic and non-profit work in the city.

Why it’s important:
My work encompasses many pressing issues that face our city today, and it will help me understand other sides of these issues, and enable me to be a more effective contributor and thoughtful decision maker.

Why Nina loves Portland:
I love the zoo concerts, Monticello antique mall, and Afuri dumpling soup.

Fun Fact:
I live on a farm, next to the farm I grew up on.

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.