Company Name: Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)
Title: PTAC Counselor
Years at Company: 6 Months
What are three things you use at work every day?
A sense of humor, my cute desk lamp, and hand lotion
What was your first job?
Gift shop in a hospital
Where is your hometown?
Beautiful Ashland, Oregon
How do you spend your free time?
Sitting on the porch at my cabin in Southern Oregon, looking out at the meadow, watching the elk and eagles enjoy their safe space
What are three words that best describe you?
Honest, approachable, and trustworthy
What did you want to become as kid?
Where is your favorite place to travel?
I love to visit the ocean beaches – so relaxing!
How long have you lived in the Tri-Cities?
What is your favorite movie?
Yentl (I’m a huge Barbra Streisand fan)
How do you define success?
A life lived for others is a life worthwhile – I like to go to sleep at night knowing that I’ve helped someone that day
What excites you the most about the direction of the Tri-City Regional Chamber?
We have so many wonderful programs and strong collaborative relationships with businesses throughout the community, including myTRI 2030 Initiative – this is very important because working together brings about positive change for all involved.