Executive Assistant and Board Liaison
Allissa Waukau
Allissa Waukau

A member of the Diné and Menominee tribes, Allissa recently moved to the Twin Cities after several years in New Mexico. Allissa provides executive support to our president and CEO, serves as staff liaison with our board of directors and manages special projects for the organization.

Allissa recently worked as a marketing associate for a firm in Albuquerque and has provided administrative support for the Dean’s Office for Arts and Science at the University of New Mexico and the Center for Development and Disability. She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of New Mexico and is currently working on a master’s degree in public administration.

Allissa loves working in the education and nonprofit worlds. In her spare time she enjoys hot yoga and hanging with her pup Coco.