Senior Administrative Specialist
Grace Labrador-Hallett is originally from the Philippines. Grace and her family migrated to Maui, HI at the age of 6, until she graduated from high school in 2000. Shortly after graduation, Grace ventured out to Seattle, WA and pursued college at Devry University, in Federal Way, to study Business Administration. With an interest in the healthcare field, she also has a certificate in Medical Assisting. For the last 14+ years, she has worked in the administrative end of the healthcare industry. Her experience includes all areas of administrative support and/or management and she is excited to work in a social justice role in government.
Grace is responsible for administrative support, scheduling, and coordination for each program in The Office of Equity and Human Rights. Although government work is new to her résumé, the administrative roles are similar, and she embraces the challenges of the field as she continues to thrive and grow in her role at the City of Portland.
Grace is married with two daughters, Jordan Alexis and Kourtney Madison. She spends her free time with her family, exploring different parts of the Pacific Northwest, traveling and vacationing, trying out different foods, cooking, balancing her time between supporting her older daughter’s athletic involvement in competitive basketball, and her younger daughter’s soccer and ballet pursuits!