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katherine Baril

Community
Port Townsend
Which skills or areas of expertise are you willing to share?
Agriculture and Food Services
Business Creation and Administration
Native American Traditions and Practices
Natural Resources, Ecology, Water and Land Usage
Visual and Performance Arts and Crafts
In what academic subject do you or your organization have expertise?
Social Studies
I am interested in working with schools in my area
Yes
What grade level would you or your organization work best with?
High School
High School Senior Projects
9th Grade Community Mentoring Program
Available for classroom presentations
What kind of availability do you or your organization have to offer?
Mentorship (coffee or lunch, shorter time commitment)
Internships
Apprenticeships
Job Shadowing
Document Review (business or research plans)
Briefly describe the program, volunteer work, or partnerships you or your organization may offer.
I've lived in the community since 1989 and am very involved in many many local projects and one of my strengths is in networking people with expertise and interest together. .
You have indicated an expertise in Visual and Performance Arts & Crafts
I serve on the Board of the Port Townsend School of Arts at Fort Worden and would be happy to talk with anyone interested in internships, classes, ideas. . .
You have indicated an expertise in Agriculture and Food Services
For 25 years I was the Director of the local Agriculture programs at WSU Extension- I worked with farm ideas and helped develop over 200 local businesses including some of the most successful farmers markets, farm businesses, my focus is on developing new food ideas and businesses
You have indicated an expertise in Business Creation and Administration
I work with many local entrepreneurs and start ups-- I have a passion for people interested in solving local problems, starting local new businesses, or developing ways to be self employed-
You have indicated an expertise in Law and Public Service
I have my law degree and worked for 10 years in law policy- as a mediation with local natural resource issue - and alternative ways to do conflict management and mediation- Teach public policy and collaborative public policy.
You have indicated an expertise in Native American Traditions and Practices
I've been honored to work with and liaison with Tribes in the Salish Sea and in Alaska. I honor their history and tradition and am happy to be a partner on any project engaged with Native issues or leaders.
You have indicated an expertise in Natural Resources, Ecology, Water and Land Usage
I'm trained in water law, land use, and have directed local natural resource programs for the last 25 years in jefferson County- helped get businesses started, grew the farmers market and taught entrepreneurship with local young farmers.