Director of Community Development, City of Snoqualmie

Emily Arteche and Mayor Katherine Ross

Emily Arteche has more than 25 years of local government planning experience, serving most recently as the planning manager for the City of Edgewood, Washington. Prior experience includes senior planner roles with the City of Sammamish and the City of Issaquah, as well as four years as an assistant planner for the City of Hillsboro, Oregon. Ms. Arteche holds a master’s degree in urban regional planning from Portland State University and a bachelor’s degree in English (minor in political science) from the University of Oregon.