housing action
Staff and Board of Directors


Housing Alliance Staff

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Rachael Myers
Executive Director
rachaelm(at)wliha(.)org | x202

Michele Thomas
Director of Policy and Advocacy
michelet(at)wliha(.)org | x205

Caroline Lopez
Director of Organizing
carolinel(at)wliha(.)org | x207

Teresa Clark
Deputy Director
teresac(at)wliha(.)org | x207

Itzchel Bazan
Development and Events Manager
itzchelb(at)wliha(.)org | x215

Angela Hudson
Finance and Operations Manager
angelah(at)wliha(.)org | x206

Duaa-Rahemaah Williams 
Statewide Organizer
duaarahemaahw(at)wliha(.)org | x203

John Stovall
Member Organizer
johns(at)wliha(.)org | x200

Communications Specialist
(at)wliha(.)org | x208

Sarah Cohn
Eviction Prevention Coordinator


Board of Directors

Organizational affiliation listed for identification purposes only. 


Emily Alvarado
City of Seattle, Office of Housing


Kathy Morgan
Director of Housing and Community Development
Olympic Community Action Programs


Jennifer Bereskin
Resident Action Project Steering Committee


Lee Murdock

Homeless Network of Yakima County


Mark Blatter, Treasurer
Community Volunteer


ChrisTiana ObeySumner
Epiphanies of Equity 


Kate Budd
Executive Director
Council for the Homeless  


Shannon Phillips, Secretary
Staff Attorney
Summit Law Group


Lisa Byers
Executive Director
OPAL Community Land Trust


J. Peter Shapiro
Community Volunteer


Paula Carvalho 
Community Volunteer


Kim Toskey
Community Volunteer


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


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


Pam Duncan, Equity and Racial Justice Committee Chair
Community Volunteer


Sol Villarreal
Windermere Real Estate


Poppi Handy
Managing Director
third place design co-operative


Mindy Woods
Resident Action Project


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



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