Amy Matthews is the Brand Manager for Yakima Chief Ranches. Amy focuses on Intellectual Property and all legal matters, as well as building and maintaining brand value for the company. Amy is originally from Ohio, and attended The Ohio State University, earning a Bachelor of Science degree. Amy officially made the move to Washington, after a summer internship in the Pacific Northwest gave her a taste for the beautiful scenery and abundant outdoor recreational opportunities. Once settled in Washington, Amy returned to school earning a Master of Science in Resource Management from Central Washington University. Amy spent the next 12 years working for Ballew Law, a boutique intellectual property law firm where she gained the professional experience necessary for her current role. When Amy is not working, she keeps busy raising two children.