Ashley Adelman

Ashley Adelman

RARE Program Assistant


Phone: 541-346-5770

BS Planning, Public Policy and Management
BS Environmental Studies, Geography minor
University of Oregon

Ashley Adelman is the RARE Program Assistant with the Institute for Policy Research and Engagement’s Resource Assistance for Rural Environments (RARE) AmeriCorps Program. Ashley served in the RARE Program in Years 22 and 23 on the McKenzie River. She is excited to work in this newly established position, helping with program and office administration, outreach and recruitment support, training logistics, travel administration and more. She brings enthusiasm to support members, communities and the program as a whole. Her diverse background and experience brings unique assets to the Institute and she is delighted to be involved with an organization whose mission is it to serve her home state and its many rural communities, including her hometown of Brooks, Oregon.


  • Program Coordination
  • Rural Community Building
  • Community & Economic Development
  • Nonprofit Administration
  • Public Engagement
  • Collaborative Planning
  • Environmental Education