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About Angela

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

Angela has been a long-time community servant and since moving to Kenmore in 2012 with her husband and two children, quickly sought out ways to contribute to the community.

  • Vice Chair, Planning Commission, City of Kenmore

  • Advisor to the Kenmore Business Incubator

  • Advocate for Bus Rapid Transit along 522

Since being appointed to the Kenmore City Council in January, Angela serves on the following local and regional committees and groups:

  • Sound Cities Association (SCA) Equity and Inclusion Cabinet

  • Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP) Member

  • Northshore Social Justice Action Group

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Angela began her career as a middle school teacher and then moved into higher education, where she’s worked for over 18 years at the DigiPen Institute of Technology, starting as the Front Desk receptionist and working her way up to her current role as their Senior VP of External Affairs.

She's also served on the Board of Directors of Leadership Eastside, which equips and connects Eastside community leaders with adaptive leadership skills. 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Arts in English and Secondary Education, James Madison University

  • Executive Masters of Business Administration, University of Washington