Marla believes helping young people now will help our community in the future. As UP Partnership’s bookkeeper, she supports finances in partnership with the Operations Manager. She has held support roles in elementary school and college environments and brings a variety of experiences from the private sector, including legal transcription services and radio and television. She enjoys many outdoor activities, including her latest find of Standup Paddle Boarding. She enjoys sharing life with her husband and two dogs, and her favorite hobbies include quilting and knitting. Marla recently earned her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon.