Facilitated the planning process and coalition building that launched the Renton Innovation Zone Partnership, which is thriving as a community-school-family collaboration to advance racial equity and create healthy learning opportunities for children in Renton.
Led a qualitative study with Washington STEM and Governor Inslee’s Office that identified promising practices in career connected learning for Opportunity Youth across Washington State.
Facilitated a two-year quality improvement project focused on equitable impact for students of color in Open Doors schools, in partnership with the Community Center for Education Results and King County.
Supported dozens of small, grassroots organizations to submit competitive grants and build strong organizational capacities in partnership with King County Best Starts for Kids and Veterans and Human Service Levies.
Assessed Seattle Housing Authority’s Career Development and Leadership programs to improve effectiveness of staff training and pathways, aligned with SHA’s Race and Social Justice Initiative, and developed a train the trainer model for career development.
Provided transitional leadership of social services and property management as the Interim Chief Supportive Housing Office at Plymouth Housing Group, offering staff support and operational stability during a period of growth.
- African Community Housing and Development
- Bellevue College
- Community Center for Education Results
- Family Works
- Federal Way Open Doors
- Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
- Highline Public Schools
- Housing Development Consortium
- India Association of Western Washington
- InterCultural Children Family Services
- Iraqi Community Center of Washington
- Issaquah Senior Center
- King County Best Starts for Kids
- King County Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy
- North Seattle Services Coalition
- Northwest Access Fund
- Northwest Education Access
- Pacific Associates
- Plymouth Housing Group
- Rain City Rock Camp
- Renton Innovation Zone Partnerships
- Seattle Housing Authority
- Somali Youth and Family Club
- Southwest Youth and Family Services
- STEM Paths Innovation Network
- Trail Youth
- Washington Economic Development Association
- Washington STEM
- Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County
- YMCA of Greater Seattle
- Youth Development Executives of King County