Laurel Hook acted as Principal for a day at the Laurelhurst Elementary School as part of her involvement in the Portland Business Alliance’s, Leadership Portland program.
As the voice of business, the Alliance advocates for issues that support commerce, community health and the region’s overall prosperity.
With more than 1,700 member companies, representing 325,000 business people in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties in Oregon and Clark County in Washington, the Alliance is the region’s leading business organization.
The Alliance’s mission to promote and foster an environment in the Portland region that attracts, supports and retains private-sector jobs, spurs economic vitality and enables quality educational opportunities for the region’s residents.
In pursuit of that mission, the Alliance advocates for business at all levels of government and also offer a variety of networking events and professional development opportunities to connect and foster growth in our region’s business community.