Welcome Dante Graham-Preston!

Dante Graham-Preston has been hired by Constructing Hope as a Job Developer. Graham-Preston is a native of Northeast Portland.  He attended the University of Oregon, obtaining a B.A. in Psychology.  He also obtained a B.A. in French Language and Liberal Studies from Portland State University.  After his undergraduate studies, Dante lived in Paris, France where he taught English, French & Comparative Politics at a Public High School in the Greater Paris Metro Area.

After returning to the U.S., Graham-Preston attended Law School at the University of California – Hastings located in San Francisco, California. He will help participants develop an understanding of apprenticeship opportunities, which are available in the construction trades. Previously, Graham-Preston worked for Sterling-Pacific Commercial Exterior Solutions as the Inclusion and Diversity Business Development Manager. He has 15 years of experience in the legal field, including the corporate, federal and nonprofit sectors.  He also continues to teach AP History,

AP Government & AP Literature at PSU through the Upward Bound Program. We are excited to have Dante Join our team.