Professional auctioneer and fundraising consultant Emma Jay Byfield, BAS is a graduate of the World Wide College of Auctioneering, Antioch University and New College of Florida. She is an active member of the National Auctioneers Association and the Washington Auctioneers Association. Emma Jay holds the Benefit Auction Specialist designation granted through the National Auctioneers Association. Only 300 auctioneers worldwide have this highly specialized training.
Emma Jay was born and raised in Washington State and enjoys exploring the beauty of the Pacific Northwest. You can find her searching for vintage treasures in dusty antique malls or tending dahlias in her backyard garden. She lives in Seattle, Washington with her husband Shea and two rescue dogs. When she’s not auctioneering, Emma Jay can be found on stage as an emcee for special events and as a wedding officiant for couples wishing to marry in Washington State.