Our Local Programs
This program targets pre-retirement, retired and transitioning adults over 50 interested in exploring their Encore Career or solo-entrepreneurship (“solopreneurship”) possibilities. Participants will identify and refine market opportunities informed by their lifelong learning and experience, and articulate their unique value in the marketplace. Tailored instruction and ongoing business advising will provide the entrepreneurial skills and support needed to successfully plan and sustain new business startups.
Contact the location closest to you to learn about the current program schedule.
Chemeketa Community College
Director: Celia Nunez (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Linn-Benton Community College
Director: Charlie Mitchell (email@example.com)
Portland Community College
Director: Tammy Marquez-Oldham (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tillamook Bay Community College
Director: Arlene Soto (email@example.com)
Umpqua Community College
Director: Debi Caterson (firstname.lastname@example.org)