Emerging Leaders (EL) is dedicated to improving racial and cultural diversity at the leadership level in Portland-area companies by providing pathways to leadership for traditional and non-traditional students of color and aspiring professionals.
Pathways to Leadership
Students and rising professionals—EL has a variety of real-world, paid internship and mentoring opportunities designed to match your interests, area of study, and professional aspirations.
Empower Future Leaders
Hiring an intern from a group of intelligent, motivated students and recent grads or becoming a mentor to an aspiring professional are meaningful steps towards building a stronger, more diverse city.