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Staff and Board of Directors

Housing Alliance Staff

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



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



Ma.Caroline Lopez
Director of Equity, Racial Justice, and Culture
Macarolinel(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 Hunter 
Statewide Organizer
duaarahemaahh(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

Jennifer Bereskin
Resident Action Project

Liz Trautman, President
Stand for Children Washington

Mercedes White Calf
Native America Youth and Family Center

Mark Blatter, Treasurer
Community Volunteer

Kresha Green
YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish

Karolynn Tom
Heritage University

J. Peter Shapiro
Community Volunteer

Lisa Byers, Strategic Planning Committee Chair
OPAL Community Land Trust

Paula Carvalho, Vice President and Equity and Racial Justice Committee Co-Chair 

Sol Villarreal
Windermere Real Estate

Julio Cortes
City of Everett

Poppi Handy, Secretary
third place design co-operative

Mindy Woods, Resource Development Committee Chair
Resident Action Project

Adria Buchanan
Fair Housing Center of Washington

Pam Duncan, Equity and Racial  Justice Committee Co-Chair




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