WASILC Staff

We empower communities through advocacy, education, planning, and collaboration.

WASILC envisions a world where all people with disabilities exercise equal rights and participate in all aspects of society.

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Meet our Dedicated Staff

Avivette Coles

Executive Assistant
avivette.coles@dshs.wa.gov

Avivette lives in Thurston County and spends the majority of her time with family, baking, or dancing (with or without music).

Jim House

Disability Integration Manager
jim.house@dshs.wa.gov

The Coalition on Inclusive Emergency Planning (CIEP) lead, Jim is from Renton, WA and makes the best Norwegian Lefse.

Kim Conner

Executive Director
kimberly.conner@dshs.wa.gov

Kim is from Olympia and is always up for an adventure whether participating in a ritual with a Shaman at Machu Picchu, firewalking on 1200 degree hot coals, or taking up painting.