Meet Oscar Cardona – Chief People Officer
Diversity Recruiters™ is pleased to announce that Oscar Cardona recently joined Central City Concern as their Chief People Officer.
Before joining Central City Concern, Oscar was the chief human resources officer at Holiday Retirement, the largest independent living company in the country for older adults.
Oscar has held executive-level HR positions at Nike as head of HR for its U.S., European, Middle Eastern and African businesses. Oscar’s Puerto Rican heritage, his family upbringing and his professional experience and volunteer work have enabled him to have a better understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing people in diverse organizations.
Oscar has been involved with several nonprofits, including Aspira, United Way, Lines for Life, Junior Achievement, Tualatin Valley Youth Football, and Beloit College.
Oscar earned a BA from Beloit College, and a law degree from McGeorge College of Law.
Central City Concern meets its mission through innovative outcome-based strategies which support personal and community transformation.
- Direct access to housing which supports lifestyle change.
- Integrated healthcare services that are highly effective in engaging people who are often alienated from mainstream systems.
- The development of peer relationships that nurture and support personal transformation and recovery.
- Attainment of income through employment or accessing benefits.
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Central City Concern’s dedication, inclusion, equity, and belonging does not go unnoticed. On behalf of the entire community and staff at Diversity Recruiters™, we applaud them for their efforts.