housing action
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.

Rep. Emily Alvarado
Enterprise Community Partners

Jennifer Bereskin
Resident Action Project

Liz Trautman
Stand for Children Washington

Mercedes White Calf
Native America Youth and Family Center

Mark Blatter
Community Volunteer

Kresha Green
YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish

Karolynn Tom, Treasurer
Heritage University

Peter Shapiro
Community Volunteer

Lisa Byers, Strategic Planning Committee Chair
OPAL Community Land Trust

Paula Carvalho, President
Raikes Foundation

Sol Villarreal
Windermere Real Estate

Rep. Julio Cortes
City of Everett

Poppi Handy, Secretary
third place design co-operative

Mindy Woods, Resource Development Committee Chair
Resident Action Project

Adria Buchanan, Vice President
Fair Housing Center of Washington

Pam Duncan, Equity and Racial Justice Committee Chair


Nancy Nash-Mendez
Housing Authority of Okanogan County


Titi White
Mary’s Place


Leona Kaleikini-Torrez
Community Action Center


Isabel C. Garcia
Office of Rural and Farmworker Housing


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