Kallen brings over ten years of experience in the industry to her position as project development executive for Mortenson. Having joined the company in 2014, she leads the business development efforts in the Oregon and Southwest Washington marketplace. Kallen is responsible for fostering and maintaining relationships with customers, designers and engineers in the higher education, environmental, hospitality, municipal and corporate markets to identify and pursue new work. Trust, communication and commitment to meeting customer expectations are Kallen's most important attributes.
Kallen is passionate about building disadvantaged, minority and women-owned business outreach efforts in support of client small business utilization goals. She is a member of the Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (OAME), the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) and the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC). She also serves as a board member for the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) Oregon Chapter. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with a major in Marketing from Washington State University in 2006.