Born in the midwest and growing up in four states before making Washington her home, Paula has been a full time resident of Leavenworth since 2016 when she and her husband Scott relocated to this rural mountain town Scott grew up in. An educator for 35 years, Paula is currently an instructional coach with the Wenatchee Internet Academy. She is passionate about the outdoors and preserving natural open spaces for children, their families and everyone to enjoy. Protecting the quality of life in rural communities is her highest priority. An avid organic gardener, bird watcher, recycler, hiker, snowshoer, golfer and dog-lover, Paula is committed to the protection and preservation of green space, natural resources and small rural communities in Chelan County so quality of life is maintained for future generations.