Erika Bailey Director of Development & Community Engagement
Erika Bailey is The Ensemble’s Director of Development & Community Engagement. After graduating from Seattle University with a B.A. in Women & Gender Studies, she began working at Seattle Girls’ School where she is currently the Advancement Associate and directs their mentorship program. Erika is passionate about building community and connecting people to organizations that are making Seattle a place worth living in. Her previous work locally at Powerful Voices and Seattle University’s Poverty Education Center, as well as her work abroad in West Bengal, India, have worked in capacity building, research, and development. She’s presented her research on the intersection of food and sexuality and feminist theory in fantasy literature at various conferences.