Our Team

 

Win/Win's staff

Alissa Haslam, Executive Director

ahaslam@winwinaction.org

Alissa Haslam has been leading the Win|Win team since August 2015. She has an extensive history in community organizing, leadership development, program management and coalition building. She was an active collaborator with the network since its founding in her previous roles at the at the Progress Alliance of WA, and as Political Director at NARAL Pro-Choice Washington. She has a Masters in Anthropology, a Certificate in Non-Profit Management, and firmly believes in bringing a little sarcasm, humor, and humility to the workplace. She is actively cultivating her new love of cooking and gardening.

Cara Bilodeau, Associate Director

 cbilodeau@winwinaction.org

Cara Bilodeau is the Associate Director at Win/Win, where she is responsible for overseeing Win/Win’s program efforts with our partner organizations. Cara has nearly 15 years of experience in civic engagement, empowering activists, issues advocacy and communications. Her strengths are in building alliances and coalitions, community organizing, leadership development, and campaign management. Cara’s depth of knowledge is in voting rights, women’s health, economic security, civil rights and education.

Cara’s passion for civics and social justice started at an early age. As a kid growing up in Portland, Maine Cara continually sent letters to the President when she felt strongly about an issue. Over the years she gathered quite the collection of form letters and Presidential head shots.

Liz Dupee, Director – Washington Democracy Hub

ldupee@wademocracyhub.org

Liz Dupee is the Washington Democracy Hub Director, a program of Win/Win Network. At the Hub, she is responsible for creating and implementing a long-term movement agenda for democracy reform through strategic planning and community engagement. Liz has a Certificate in Human Resources Management, B.A. in African American Studies from Western Illinois University, and a J.D. from Seattle University School of Law. Before joining the Democracy Hub, Liz Dupee directed the Tenants Union of Washington State; a nonprofit focused on housing justice through empowerment-based education, civic participation, and community organizing. She’s also worked as a fundraiser for non-intervention in El Salvador’s agricultural sector, as an intern in a consumer debt relief firm, and as a case manager at a food pantry. She currently serves as Treasurer on the Tenants Union Board of Directors and is in the process of becoming a Girl Scouts troop leader. Liz is an avid egalitarian, cares deeply about improving our social safety net, and enjoys gardening and dancing during her free time.

 

Shin Shin Hsia, Operations Director

sshsia@winwinaction.org

Shin Shin Hsia is passionate about shifting the culture of mainstream movements and redefining what it means to be a leader.

Before coming to Win/Win she worked in campaign management, leadership development, corps programming, fair trade, international programs & exchange and primate ecology. She is a Senior Fellow of the Environmental Leadership Program, a graduate of United Way of King County’s Project LEAD (Leadership Effectiveness and Diversity) board training program, a graduate of the Center for Diversity & the Environment’s 2042 Today & E42 Leadership Programs, a Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals Fellow and a published primatologist.

Shin Shin spends her time outside of the office serving on the board of the Washington Environmental Council, geeking out about organizational development and eating spicy fried chicken at Fort St. George.

Leslie Potts, Data Manager

lpotts@winwinaction.org

Leslie N.L Potts joined Win/Win in August 2018. She supports the civic engagement and data-driven outreach of Win/Win’s partner organizations. Prior to joining Win/Win, Leslie studied Nonprofit Management and Social Innovation at UW’s Evans School. While at the Evans School, Leslie also served as a co-chair for the student group Evans Students of Color (EPOC). She is also an alumni of Young People For, where she often supports the movement work and development of young progressive leaders.

She possesses over five years of experience in data management, student organizing, and leadership development. Leslie’s was first exposed to the power of utilizing VAN in voter engagement through her role as the Voter Engagement Intern for URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity in Bowling Green, Ohio.

Leslie’s experiences as a Detroit native deeply shape her commitment to uplifting community voice, equitable decision making, and the honoring of local and native peoples on the lands she occupies. Leslie is dedicated to liberation work, emergent strategy, racial equity, and making both her mom and communities proud.

Katie Stultz, Political Manager

kstultz@winwinaction.org

Katie Stultz joined Win/Win in April 2018 as the Political Manager, where she is responsible for organizing our non-profit partners and political allies around shared electoral and community organizing campaigns.  Katie brings years of experience with youth leadership development, social justice activism, and campaign organizing. Katie first met Win/Win at a 2012 Youth Vote organizing meeting as a senior at UW. She worked as the Campus Program Manager and Program Director of The Washington Bus through 2016 and most recently worked as a substitute teacher in her hometown of Federal Way and the staff advisor for the student programming board at UW-Bothell.  Katie is also an active member of Plymouth Church UCC in downtown Seattle, where she leads the weekly high school program focused on social and racial justice education, dismantling white privilege, and youth development. Outside of organizing, you can most likely find Katie talking about her love for dancing, Harry Potter Trivia, Federal Way, and Glee.