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.
Cara Bilodeau, Associate Director
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 of Research and Strategy
Liz Dupee is the Director of Research & Strategy at Win|Win where she leads the Washington Democracy Hub, the policy research and movement strategy arm of Win|Win. Before becoming the founding Director of the Democracy Hub and later merging with Win|Win, Liz led the Tenants Union of Washington State, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit focused on housing justice for renters in Washington State. She has also served in operations, fundraising, policy, and development roles throughout her career. Liz has degrees in Human Resources Management from Joliet Junior College and African American Studies from Western Illinois University. She earned her J.D. from Seattle University School of Law in 2017. In her free time, Liz likes to dance hip hop and calypso, tend to her indoor garden, and watch entirely too much television.
Shin Shin Hsia, Operations Director
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
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
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.