Emily comes to WAM with 18 years of event planning experience in several markets including fundraising efforts, weddings, festivals, and corporate events. She has developed and managed a wide range of events with 30 to 6000 attendees, including multi day workshops and festivals. Originally from rural South East Alaska, Emily moved to Oregon to attend college and never left. She holds a dual Bachelor of Science in Public Health and Education from Oregon State University and a Post-Bac in Human Resources from Portland State University. She is a mother to a highly energetic boy, loves to backpack and garden, and has a profound weakness for Pacific NW Porters and raw cheeses.