Our Team

Our Team

Turning our mission into action

Our team members strive to advance equity and opportunity for all Washingtonians. Get to know the people helping to strengthen our state.

FOR MEDIA INQUIRIES, contact Melinda Young-Flynn, Director of Communications, 206.262.0973 x223

Andy Nicholas
Associate Director of Fiscal Policy

April Dickinson
Communications and Operations Coordinator

Jennifer Tran
Associate Director of Social and Health Policy

Julie Watts
Deputy Director

Kelli Smith
Senior Policy Analyst

Liz Olson
State Priorities Partnership Policy Fellow

Margaret Babayan
Betty Jane Narver Policy Fellow

Melinda Young-Flynn
Director of Communications

Misha Werschkul
Executive Director