Rural Community Builder Name: Juliete Palenshus

Community: Umpqua Valley (Roseburg), OR

Role: Community Engagement Director at Blue Zones Project

What is one word or phrase that describes this person as an RCB: Enthusiastic service

Recognized by:  Max Gimbel

Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB: Juliete is a positive force for good in the Umpqua Valley. She is a champion for health and well-being whether through her work with UC-VEG, food policy, or the Blue Zones Project. Her heart-felt and enthusiastic service inspires people to be their best and healthiest! Juliete is such a gift to our community.