Liz Temple comes to First Church from Olympia, WA where she lived and worked for the past 22 years. She raised her daughter Kira there, who is finishing up her Associate Arts degree in Olympia. Liz has also served as the Administrative Director of an OBGYN clinic where she managed a woman owned practice consisting of four Certified Nurse Midwives. Among Liz’s many life experiences, she has owned and built a dance studio in downtown Olympia, served in various capacities as a grassroots organizer for an environmental and social justice non-profit, and started and ran several small businesses. However, her favorite years were spent as the Youth Ministry Director of the Unity Church of Olympia.