know Asheville

Welcome to KNOW Asheville – aka America’s Happiest City and the place where getting outdoors is a must.

This is your page for all things, Know Asheville. Browse the digital KNOW Asheville book when it is launched, find a location to pick up a hard copy, connect with tribe members, view upcoming public events, and stay up to date with announcements!

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Stephanie Munn

Originally from Maryland, Stephanie has spent the last nine years in North Carolina. She is a recent transplant to Asheville and is already digging into the city’s culture and foodie scene. Stephanie worked on the KNOW Charlotte Book in the Fall of 2018 and most excited about bringing the movement to Asheville. She is a natural connector and loves our KNOW Mantra: Lift & Rise.

Emily Shea

Emily graduated summa cum laude from UNC Asheville in May 2018. She has since become a magazine editor with Lifestyle Publications, a social media connoisseur, an indoor cycling instructor and now an ambassador for KNOW Asheville. While she does wear many hats, her passion lies in community empowerment and journalism. Her pieces about mental health have been featured in magazines and on platforms across the country, including Huffington Post. She is dedicated to empowering others in her community while creating authentic, lasting relationships with those around her. 


Cat Ford-Coates

Studio 828 Photography


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