Hometown: Newberg, Ore.
What’s your sweet spot as it relates to this industry? Land use and permitting
What was your favorite food as a kid? Tacos
If you couldn’t be a lawyer, what would you be? Equine vet
Why is food/bev/ag your chosen industry? I like supporting a growing industry that contributes to the economic development of our region and combines both urban and rural interests.
What book or song inspires you the most, and why? Grown Woman, Beyonce
What is your favorite quote? "Talk is cheap, whiskey costs money."
What is your favorite food travel destination, and why? Hmm, so many! Pacific Northwest coast for seafood and oysters or Mexico for spicy Mexican food.