Tanya Eison (she/her) is a citizen of Quinault Indian Nation and the Executive Assistant & Board Liaison for Washington Environmental Council and Washington Conservation Voters. Prior to joining WEC, she worked for her tribe as Legislative Aide for the Vice President and within their environmental protection department during her time as an undergraduate student. Tanya holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from the University of Washington Tacoma and a Master of Marine Affairs from the University of Washington. Her graduate research studied Tribal equity within a Washington floodplain management program. In her spare time, Tanya likes to try out new recipes, go camping, play Pokemon Go, and take long walks with her partner and their beloved dog, Callie.