News & Events

Oregon Executive MBA is proud to recognize the achievements of our students alumni. With more than 950 graduates over the past 30 years, our students have gone on to advance in their careers, write books, travel, become notable speakers, and found companies and non-profits in every sector of the business world, local and abroad.

Two OEMBA Alumni Honored at Forty Under 40

Congratulations to OEMBA alumni Jen Schmidt (Class 24) of Mercy Corps and Dave Farrell (Class 21) of Tektronix! Both will be honored at Portland Business Journal's Forty Under 40 event on February 13, 2014 at the Nines Hotel downtown Portland.

Alumni Networking Breakfast

Save the date for the Oregon Executive MBA Alumni Networking Breakfast! 

When: Saturday, January 25th 8:30am - 10:00am 

Where: University of Oregon’s White Stag Building, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209 

Parking: Plenty of street parking or SmartPark on 1st & NW Davis 

Sue Levin to be Graduation Speaker for Class 28

OEMBA is pleased to welcome Sue Levin as the Graduation Speaker at our annual ceremony this spring. Class 28 will graduate in June 2014 at the Governor Hotel. Sue was the US Women’s Brand Director for Nike from 1994-1999. She founded lucy activewear in 1999 and served as the CEO for five years.

Alumni in the News: Jerry Yudelson

Portland-based non-profit The Green Building Initiative has named Jerry Yudelson of OEMBA Class 7 its new president.  Jerry is one of the nation's leading experts on green building and sustainability, having written more than a dozen books on the subject.

Alumni in the News: Justin Zeulner

Portland Trail Blazers' sustainability director Justin Zeulner of Class 18 knows that going green can do as much for capitalism as it can for the environment. His initiatives have helped the team reduce its energy consumption by more than 30% while saving over $3 million in energy costs.

Alumni in the News: Dr. Joe Robertson

Congratulations to Dr. Joe Robertson of Class 11! The Portland Business Journal named him CEO of the Year at December's Most Admired Companies Luncheon.