Zen plays a key role in supporting the day-to-day operations of the Animal Policy Group. She provides high-level support for founding partner, Mark Cushing.
Zen earned her degree in Journalism and Communications from the University of Oregon. She started her career in marketing and event planning working in the Bay Area for technology and investment firms, including Stifel Financial and Blackboard (Formerly Elluminate).
After 10-years in San Francisco, Zen is delighted to be back in Portland with her British husband and working at the Animal Policy Group. In her free time, she likes to run the streets of Portland, practice a little yoga and travel abroad when she can. Zen and Bobby are enjoying life with their new little fella, baby Harrison!