Jon FrenchPortland, Oregon, United States
Jon French is a highly accomplished Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel, and Strategic Executive Leader with vast experience in healthcare business operations. He possesses a unique blend of sound corporate legal strategy, expertise, and hands-on experience, having advised and supported several C-level executives on complex agreements with vendors, strategic partners, and investors.
French is known for his compassionate, innovative, and excellent approach to business. He is a natural communicator, culture ambassador, and team captain, inspiring everyone to be their ethical best. He is a skilled listener, values curiosity, humility, and learning from others, recognizing that character matters more than pedigree.
His significant contributions to the healthcare industry have earned him accolades both within the industry and from clients and peers alike. Prior to his current position, he worked as the Manager, Collaboration - CISO Coalition at Gartner, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Greater Portland Inc, Business Attorney at Immix Law, and Strategy Consultant - Innovation Force at Cambia Health Solutions.
French has an extensive educational background with a Master of Business Administration from the University of Washington – Michael G. Foster School of Business, a High School Diploma from Gonzaga Preparatory School, a Juris Doctor degree from Gonzaga University School of Law, and a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Notre Dame.
In addition, French's leadership skills are honed through his military experience as a former Naval officer and Iraq War veteran. His commitment to the community and serving caregivers, patients, and their families is unwavering.