Jacen Greene is the director of Portland State University’s Impact Entrepreneurs initiative, a set of programs that support social entrepreneurs at every stage of their journey. Portland State is recognized as an Ashoka U Changemaker Campus, one of the top universities in the world teaching social innovation.
At Portland State, Jacen teaches undergraduate and graduate-level courses on social entrepreneurship, co-designed the online Certificate in Social Innovation, and manages an award-winning case writing program. He has previously worked or taught in India, China, Cambodia, Honduras, and Nicaragua.
Jacen graduated Beta Gamma Sigma with an MBA in sustainability from Portland State University and magna cum laude with a B.A. in China Studies from Willamette University.