Aurélie’s passion for nurturing children’s curiosity and creativity led her to education. Originally from the north of France, Aurélie received her master’s degree from the IESEG School of Management in Lille. Previously, she worked as an event organizer for the French-American Chamber of Commerce here in Seattle and for a medical conference organization in Toulouse. Before coming to Seattle in 2008, she spent a year living in Lima, Peru for a year and several months in New Zealand. In her spare time, Aurélie likes to travel, hike, and explore with her husband and two kids. She loves cooking and learning new things, and she is engaged in her community and passionate about environmental protection.