Danae Hendrickson (She/Her), is originally from North Dakota. Danae and her family now currently live in Bellingham, Washington. With over a decade of experience in the specialty coffee industry, Danae specializes in researching stories, putting in the time to learn the craft, and sharing her findings in ways that empower and cause action. Danae’s mother was sponsored to relocate to the US during the war and passed away in January of 2013 from ALS. Since then, Danae has been inspired to reconnect with her Lao heritage and that is what led her to Legacies of War.