We train, connect, and uplift the next generation of leadership in Portland.
We are proud to be the first NLC chapter in the Pacific Northwest! NLC Portland trains cross-sector leaders who are committed to moving the communities they serve forward, and provide the skills and network to make progress a reality. By developing and connecting proximate leaders across all professional sectors of our community, we are building a better future from the ground up.
Since our founding, we’ve trained 82 place-based leaders in the Portland area.
We’ve provided 7,000+ hours of training to Portland’s emerging leaders, at no cost to participants.
Years serving place-based leaders in Portland.
“I really value the NLC community because it is filled with such passionate, smart, and like-minded folks from all different sectors of our community that are united by a dedication to making positive change in our shared world.”
“I would like to share deeply how I benefited from this program with New Leaders Council – Portland chapter. Truly, this group is doing the best it can to provide top notch training to help bring up the next generation of progressive leaders.
See Eun Kim
Ho onani Andermann
Jennifer Parrish Taylor
Crys O Grady