A native of Fort Worth, Texas, Margaret Tyson moved to the Pacific Northwest eight years ago, attracted to the climate and landscape, and the progressive, creative community of Seattle. She has a BA and an EMBA from Texas Christian University, and has spent her career in business management, focusing primarily on progressive causes and nonprofits. Outside of work, Margaret serves as a Board member for the women’s roller derby league Tilted Thunder Rail Birds and spends quite a lot of time exploring the local food scene.