Petra Perkins

Petra Perkins has been a resident of Tacoma since 2001.  She is serial entrepreneur dedicated to demystifying entrepreneurship and educating people from all walks of life about the necessity and power of having solid entrepreneurial life skills. As an adjunct at Clover Park Technical College, she is collaborating with a variety of Pierce County public and private entities to create the conditions and practices necessary for a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem in Pierce County. Included in that effort is a goal to  build capacity for teaching people how to develop and run worker-owned cooperatives in our region.  She is member of Go Local Pierce county and currently serves as one of the co-presidents of the Go Local board.