Summary of Qualifications
Beginning his career on the front lines as a carpenter apprentice, Eric Jackson is now President of Charter Construction. A consummate believer that Charter is a place for opportunity, his elevation to President proves this first-hand. From his first days at the end of a shovel, Eric worked through the ranks of the organization, working on institutional, commercial, residential, and remediation projects.
Eric’s management of projects and people is enriched by over twenty five years of on the job experience, a BA from the Evergreen State College and a certificate in Construction Management from the University of Washington. He sees every project as an opportunity to earn a satisfied client, for employees to learn and achieve their fullest potential, and to create long term professional partnerships in the community.
In addition to his work at Charter, Eric sits on the Board of Directors for a CDC focused on providing affordable housing in outer SE Portland and he chairs the Board for a Youth Lacrosse club in SW Portland.