Our Team

 

Alissa Haslam, Executive Director

ahaslam@winwinaction.org

(she/her) 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.

Shin Shin Hsia, Operations Director

sshsia@winwinaction.org

(she/her) 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

(she/her) 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.

Seong Kim, Data and VAN Administrator

skim@winwinaction.org 

(he/him) As Data and VAN Administrator, Seong will work to support Win|Win’s partners with data and tech tools through database management, training, and data analysis. Prior to joining Win|Win, Seong worked as a Field Organizer for the Democratic Party of Georgia’s Coordinated Campaign during Stacey Abrams’s 2018 bid for Governor. He was assigned to his home county of Gwinnett – one of the most diverse places in the Southeast – where he helped advance progressive change by empowering volunteers and fostering civic and political engagement. Before that, he was studying at the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems, where he learned project management, coding, and data analysis. Seong’s time growing up in Georgia and his sense of justice have driven him to pursue an America where everyone is free to thrive and lead happy lives, no matter how they were born.

Ayla Kadah, Program Manager

akadah@winwinaction.org 

(she/her) Ayla Kadah is a proud Syrian, Muslim, Arab-American woman. Her commitment to public service began in her hometown of Damascus, Syria, where she grew up and first learned to mobilize and organize with communities. After moving to the United States to attend the University of Washington, Ayla expanded her skills into grassroots political organizing, particularly for immigration reform and refugee-resettlement. In 2016, she served as an elected National Delegate to the Democratic National Convention, and has since taken part in several campaigns including Pramila Jayapal for Congress and Rebecca Saldaña for State Senate. Ayla comes to Win|Win having most recently served as a Legislative Aide for Sen. Rebecca Saldaña where she had the privilege of supporting the passage of landmark Access to Democracy legislation. Ayla is a big fan of dogs, deep-dish pizza, and democracy. 

Lisa Pubigee, Office Administrator

lpubigee@winwinaction.org

(she/her) Lisa Pubigee joined Win|Win as Office Administrator in May 2019. Her role is to ensure Win|Win’s daily operations, financial processes, and program functions are supported with integrity and care. Prior to Win|Win, Lisa worked in higher education at WWU, she moved to Seattle in 2012 and held an administrative role in the for-profit tech industry, and most recently worked as an HR professional at the Seattle Indian Health Board and Navos Mental Health and Wellness Center. She is committed to being a resource for meaningful causes which provide opportunities for healing and growth. An enrolled member of the Northwestern Band of Shoshone Nation, Lisa is passionate about indigenous rights, health, and sovereignty. She is also a big fan of coffee, potatoes, smiling dogs, and the Pacific Northwest.