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Contact Executive Policy

See the main Contact Us webpage for other Department contacts.

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Physical Address

HQ Location & Directions

WA Department of Corrections
Executive Policy Office
PO Box 41106
Olympia, WA 98504-1106

Administration

Melena Thompson , Executive Policy Director (360) 584-2028
Kristi Knudsen , Executive Policy Deputy Director (360) 870-3877

Correspondence

DOC Correspondence Unit (360) 725-8213

Engagement & Outreach

Paige Perkinson , Senior Administrator (360) 789-2667
Shylinn Guches , Administrative Assistant 3 (564) 669-8333
Ethan Meade , Corrections Specialist (360) 789-3090

Language Access & Translation Services

Cecia Acosta , Communications Consultant (360) 359-4179
Karlie Shaw , Program Specialist (360) 789-1987
Jaime Alarcon , Communications Consultant (360) 515-6661

Legislative Relations

Stefanie Carlson , Legislative Policy Manager (360) 972-4177
Monica Ritter , Corrections Specialist (360) 819-7533
Jessica Weidner , Administrative Assistant (360) 485-2674
Susan Biller , Government Affairs Policy Advisor - Prisons (425) 754-4939
Megan Feeney , Government Affairs Policy Advisor - Health Services (360) 819-7209
Morgan Atwood , Government Affairs Policy Advisor - CCD (360) 355-5431
Emily Lovell , Government Affairs Policy Advisor - Reentry (360) 819-3948