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2018 Honored Citizen Dinner

October 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us in a tribute to

Ann & Mark Edlen

2018 Honored Citizens


Mark and Ann Edlen, both individually and collectively, have a deep commitment to education, healthcare, the arts, sustainability and the built environment, to the benefit of our city and state.

Mark Edlen is Co-Founder and Chairman of Gerding Edlen Development. Recognized for their expertise in creating sustainable communities, the firm is also known for contributing to the community through development of affordable housing and several drug and alcohol treatment centers. Mark is a member of the Board of Directors for Ecotrust and the University of Oregon School of Business Advisory Board, as well as a trustee for the Bullitt Foundation.

Ann Edlen has had a long and diverse career in marketing and advertising, from First Interstate Bank to Think Joule. She is past chair of the OHSU Foundation Board and of Pacific Northwest College of Art’s board where she helped raise $30 million for the school’s capital campaign, which led to the college’s rebirth in a building designed by Allied Works. Ann also served on the Board of the Portland Art Museum, Jesuit High School, and the Board of Visitors for the University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts.


Tuesday evening, October 9, 2018
5:30pm – no-host cocktails
7:00pm – dinner and program

Oregon Convention Center
Oregon Ballroom


October 9, 2018
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, OR 97232
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(503) 235-7575
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Susan Myers