Rural Community Builder Name: Stacey Atwell-Kiester

Community: North Douglas County, OR

Role: Teacher and City Councilor

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

Recognized by: Jennifer Bragg from Yoncalla, OR

Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB: Stacey is a trailblazer in our community. She is intelligent, driven, and passionate. When there is a roadblock, she keeps persisting until she accomplishes her goal. I am here to tell you that women like her are so rare, valuable, and precious and that I feel truly blessed to see her in action. Stacey contributes to making the world a better place on a daily basis. She serves the community she lives in and wants to leave it a better place, than when she arrived.