General Information: 503-823-4000
1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204
Vision Statement: The Veterans Empowerment Team will support and mentor employees of the City of Portland who have affiliation with military service. Internally advocate for veteran causes with in the City of Portland. (UNDER REVISION)
Mission: The Veterans Empowerment Team leverages our shared experiences, promotes cross-bureau comradery, and builds and maintains a network dedicated to the advocacy and success of our Veteran community; to achieve the Vision. (UNDER REVISION)
To meet our vision and mission, the VET is organizing into an initial set of committee’s. These committee’s will coordinate their efforts to bring about the most positive employment experience for Veterans as we possibly can. Please contact the Veterans below to join in their efforts. (UNDER REVISION)
We meet on the First Monday of each month (following week for holiday conflicts). 1200L.
Next Meeting: June 4, 2018, Rose Room, City Hall
For more information contact: Will Morita (William.Morita@portlandoregon.gov) or Christopher Sun (Christopher.Sun@portlandoregon.gov)
Resources and Links
2016 VET Application to DEEP
For information on using Veterans Preference Points for jobs within the City of Portland.