Ariane is a communicator living in Portland, Ore. Prior to moving to Portland, Ariane spent a decade in Washington, D.C. working for several progressive issue and political campaigns. She grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah and is a happily recovered Mormon. She is a news junkie, party line Democrat and is passionate about women and children's issues. She has a baby boy who has rocked her world, a pit mix named Max, and is married to a die-hard native Oregonian.