Brady Jensen

Board Member

Brady Jensen was born in Eugene and raised in Lake Oswego. After having lived almost 30 years in both Washington State and Distrtict, he has finally returned to his home state of Oregon. For the past 10 years, Brady has been the head of Global Human Resources Operations at Willis Towers Watson, a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. Today, he serves on the President’s Advisory Board of Whitman College, from which he graduated with a degree in History. For Brady, Nordic Northwest provides a place for his family (in particular, his five nieces and nephews) to learn and experience more of their Danish heritage. With a focus on stakeholder engagement and communications, Brady brings a rich background of experience to Nordic Northwest.

What is your favorite Nordic holiday and why?

How could it be anything but Jul? From æbleskiver and gløgg at a Christmas Market in Copenhagen to the traditional flæsketeg dinner with all the trimmings on Christmas Eve, a Nordic Christmas really embodies the essence of family and of hygge.

Favorite Nordic Food?

Well, that’s might be evident from the last answer – but really it’s leverpostej, the Danish liver pâté as made by my Bedstemor