Elise joined Western Rivers
Conservancy’s Communications team in 2020 and is the organization’s Associate
Writer. She holds a B.A. in Journalism from Prescott College and has covered
environment and conservation news for both local and national publications.
Originally from Sisters, Oregon, she spent half a year as a volunteer park
ranger in New Zealand before landing in Portland, where she now lives with her
partner, Ash. In her free time, she enjoys rafting, reading, paddle boarding
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