Name & Age: Jamar Summerfield, 37
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
Current Neighborhood: Piedmont
How do you pay the rent and what is your slash? Distilled spirits employee/life coach for people who want help staying on the positive freeway.
What do you create? Fruitful conversations, better outlooks, friend networks.
How did you land in Portland? Born at Emanuel Hospital, Portland Oregon. I landed courtesy of my mom Aletha Summerfield!
What is the last book you read? Madness Under the Royal Palms: Love and Death Behind the Gates of Palm beach
Name your favorite tattoo. A wicked tree
What was the last thing you ate at a food cart? A chicken burger at Best Burger.
Oregonian, Willamette Week, or Mercury? Willamette week
What is your favorite bridge and why? The Broadway Bridge cause it represents the city of roses with that bold color.
Stumptown Coffee or _________? Teavana for me because I love the smells and the different flavors they have.
Coast or Mountains? The coast for the power the ocean has and the sounds of the water at night.
Only in Portland moment? Growing up going to the Last Chance Summer Dance looking at the Made in Oregon sign.
A favorite local business? Po’shines Cafe de la Soul food in North PDX, Grant’s Philly Cheesesteak in NE Pdx (their burgers are juicy). :-)
Are you a car person or a bike person? I’m a full time car person I like my 1990 Mazda 626
If you could change one thing about Portland, what would it be? That it was more people that worked together as far as if one person has the degree and the other person has the money, why not come together and be a part of the change together for the better.
And finally, where can we find you on the web? LinkedIn, plenty of fish