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Who we are

Over 70 organizations, led by and working in communities of color, came together from across Washington State to form Washington Community Alliance. We are governed by leaders of color representing our member organizations across the state.

Core Staff

Kamau Chege


Executive Director

Denisse Guerrero


Membership and Policy Manager

Monique Meissner


Managing Director

Program Staff

Alma Aguilar sits smiling in front of a brown, defocused background in a black v-neck long sleeve shirt.

Alma Aguilar

Data Associate
Data Hub

Katie Stultz sits smiling in a green shirt and blue blazer in front of a blue-grey background.

Katie Stultz

Senior Program Manager
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Andrew Hong stands in front of a beach scene in a black t-shirt.

Andrew Hong

Data Research Analyst
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Tim O'Brien sits smiling in front of wooden slats in a green, yellow, and orange floral short sleeve shirt.

Tim O’Brien

Senior Research Analyst
Data Hub

Chelsea McElroy

Statewide Coordinator
WA For Black Lives

Anne Brix

Operations Manager

Support & Advisors

Dujie Tahat (Dujie Tahat Consulting)

Communications Lead

Lauren Allen (Dujie Tahat Consulting)

Communications Specialist

Ellie Probus (Pyramid Communications)

Video & Campaign Specialist

Sam Martin (S.D. Martin Consulting)


Advocate Accounting

Finance Specialist

Barnard Iglitzin & Lavitt LLP

Legal Advising


Caty Padilla

Nuestra Casa

Heather Villaneuva

More Equitable Democracy

Fernanda Mazcot

Raiz of Planned Parenthood

Floribert Mubalama

Congolese Integration Network

Rick Polintan


Lucy Gitau

Northwest Kenyan Community Association

Lilliane Ballesteros

Latino Community Fund

Johnny Buck

Na’ah Illahee Fund

Juan Fernando Luna

Entre Hermanos