Department Economic Development
“I think that the most important thing in my choice to come to EDASC from the private sector was that I see this as an opportunity to make a difference in my local community.”
Audra joined EDASC from VT Volant, a division of ST Aerospace and a Burlington, Washington-based manufacturer and refurbisher of aircraft interiors. There she served as Senior Finance Manager and Controller. Before that, Audra performed in managerial roles in finance, IT, strategic planning, budgeting, and market research for OutBack Power Technologies, Samson Rope Technologies, and US Marine/Bayliner. She earned her BS in Environmental Science from WWU and her MBA from Columbia College of Missouri, the latter while working full-time at Bayliner. Audra is an experienced professional driven to investigate and analyze questions to find unexpected answers, driving critical business decisions and developing strategic direction. In her time outside work, Audra is the Volunteer Race Director for Community Action of Skagit’s Have a Heart 5k.