Stacey Waterman-Hoey

Stacey Waterman-Hoey is the founder and executive director of the Arbutus Folk School in Olympia, WA. Prior to Arbutus, Stacey worked as an energy and climate policy analyst and researcher for 18 years for the State of Washington and Washington State University.  The Arbutus Folk School was founded in 2013 and has programs teaching artisan woodworking, ceramics, fiber arts, blacksmithing, music and stone carving.  Arbutus is actively building a strong arts, crafts and heritage community in the Pacific Northwest.