Elissa Blankenship

Elissa Blankenship is a full-time Running Start student at Pierce College Puyallup. She is working for The Puyallup Post as an Online Reporter. Her goals for the future are not set in stone, however she plans on graduating from Pierce College with her Associate of Arts degree. She aspires to be a writer and has voluntarily participated in the 4-H Dog Project program for eight years. Graduating high school in the class of 2020, she wants to gain a head start on her college education. She is an expert in equestrian endeavors and dog agility and obedience training. She is a hard-working individual​ who cares greatly about her current job and the people who surround her. She enjoys spending time with the people and animals who are most important to her. She likes to read fiction stories, write what comes to mind, watch television and venture outdoors to practice her photography skills.