housing action
Staff and Board of Directors


Housing Alliance Staff

t 206.442.9455
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Rachael Myers
Executive Director
rachaelm(at)wliha(.)org | 



Michele Thomas
Director of Policy and Advocacy
michelet(at)wliha(.)org | 



Caroline Lopez
Director of Equity, Racial Justice, and Culture
carolinel(at)wliha(.)org | 



Teresa Clark
Deputy Director
teresac(at)wliha(.)org | 



Itzchel Bazan
Development and Events Manager
itzchelb(at)wliha(.)org | 



Kathy Lynn
Finance and Operations Manager
Kathyl (at) wliha(.)org | 




Duaa-Rahemaah Williams 
Statewide Organizer
duaarahemaahw(at)wliha(.)org | 





Po Leapai
Advocacy Organizer


Rob Huff
Communications Specialist



Board of Directors

Organizational affiliation listed for identification purposes only.


Emily Alvarado
Enterprise Community Partners


Lee Murdock

Homeless Network of Yakima County


Jennifer Bereskin
Resident Action Project Steering Committee


ChrisTiana ObeySumner
Epiphanies of Equity 


Mark Blatter, Treasurer
Community Volunteer


Shannon Phillips
Staff Attorney
Summit Law Group


Kate Budd
Community Volunteer 


J. Peter Shapiro
Community Volunteer


Lisa Byers
Executive Director
OPAL Community Land Trust


Kim Toskey
Community Volunteer


Paula Carvalho, Equity and Racial Justice Committee Co-Chair 


Liz Trautman, President
Director of Public Policy and Advocacy
Mockingbird Society


Julio Cortes, Resource Development Committee Chair
Senior Communications Officer
City of Everett


Sol Villarreal
Windermere Real Estate


Pam Duncan, Equity and Racial  Justice Committee Co-Chair


Mindy Woods
Resident Action Project


Poppi Handy, Secretary
Managing Director
third place design co-operative


Bretrand “Mr. B” Harrell
Resident Action Project Steering Committee


Adria Buchanan
Executive Director
Fair Housing Center of Washington



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