Kelsye is Vice President of Growth and Outreach for Brown Paper Tickets, a Not-Just-For-Profit ticketing company focused on making the world better, one ticket at a time. She frequently speaks on such topics as social media and event promotion. Kelsye has served as a board member of the American Marketing Association (Washington Chapter), the Editor-in-Chief of ToteMs (a monthly newspaper for Mensa), plus as co-organizer of the Seattle GiveCamp. Previously, she led marketing teams at education technology companies such as Headsprout and TransAct. She is also the founder of The Seattle Daylight Writers, a group 250 writers strong.
Kelsye graduated from Evergreen State College with a concentration in Writing and Art Activism and holds an AA in graphic design from Portland Community College. She spent three years in Japan teaching English at Kwansai Gakuin University. She’s been a volunteer for AmeriCorps NCCC and Washington Conservation Corps. She also spent three months as an environmental volunteer chainsawing trees for the greater good of saving the wild prairie chicken from extinction. That was the only time in her life she ever had real arm muscles.
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