Alissa Haslam, Executive Director
Alissa Haslam joined Win/Win as its new Executive Director in August 2015. She has an extensive history in community organizing, organizational development, leadership development, program management and coalition building. In her five years at Progress Alliance, and also in her previous position at NARAL Pro-Choice Washington, Alissa has been a close collaborator with Win/Win, working together on democracy reform, civic engagement, organizational development, and connecting Win/Win with new funding partners. She is passionate about collaboration, equity, developing leaders, and the broadest possible civic participation as the key to political change.
Bill Baugh, Data Director
Bill has been at Win/Win since 2009 and specializes in data analysis, data visualization, GIS mapping, and election research. He loves transforming messy data sets into visualizations that help make strategic decisions for the progressive community. During the 2010 redistricting process, he used his those skills to help create the state’s first and only majority-minority congressional district (WA-9). In addition, he has played a pivotal role on dozens of campaigns, implementing data-driven strategies into the campaign plan.
Bill has been working in political data since 2007 when he worked as the Voter File Manager for Hillary Clinton’s campaign during the South Carolina primary. After the primary he switched teams and managed Obama’s data for Washington State in the 2008 general election.
Bill grew up in Greenville, South Carolina and studied statistics and political science at the University of South Carolina. He is a diehard Gamecock football and Seattle Mariners fan. When he’s not in the office or watching sports, he’s usually outside of the city fly fishing, golfing, backpacking, or traveling.
Cara Bilodeau, Program Director
firstname.lastname@example.org Cara Bilodeau is the Program 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.
Shin Shin Hsia, Senior Operations Manager
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.
Liz Etta, Director – Washington Democracy Hub
Liz Etta is the Washington Democracy Hub Director, a fiscally sponsored project of Win/Win, where she is responsible for coalition building and communications around democracy reform issues such as campaign finance reform, reflective democracy, and increasing voter access.
Liz is incredibly passionate about human behavior and anti-oppression efforts, and has used her broad interests to affect change in basic needs, foreign policy, and the electoral process. Liz holds a B.A. in African American Studies from Western Illinois University and currently attends Seattle University School of law. Before joining the Democracy Hub, Liz Etta directed the Tenants Union of Washington State, a local nonprofit focused on housing justice through empowerment based education, civic participation, and community organizing. She currently serves as Treasurer on the Tenants Union Board of Directors. During her free time, you can typically find Liz dancing to online Zumba groups, maintaining her organic indoor garden, and collecting all of the best and most colorful office supplies from around the globe.
Bre Weider, Partner Engagement Specialist
Bre Weider is a Seattle native who has a passion for progressive politics. Her love of politics began at a young age when she convinced her parents to volunteer on Gary Locke’s Gubernatorial campaign. Since then she has dedicated her time fighting for progressive change in Washington state.
In 2014 Bre graduated from Western Washington University, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Throughout college Bre held numerous internships and was an Organizing for America Fellow in 2012. Since graduation Bre has worked for three elected officials, managed two campaigns, and has worked as a political organizer. She also spends time serving on two boards and volunteering with the local democratic party. When Bre isn’t working she enjoys hiking, cooking, and reading.