Contact Information

1200 12th Avenue South, Suite 160
Seattle, WA 98144

(206) 628-6975

(206) 628-6986

Job Seekers

If you are an interested participant or job seeker, you can learn about SJI’s program options and find out which community-based organization you should contact in the Job Seekers section of this website.


If you are an employer interested in recruiting graduates from Seattle Jobs Initiative or if you’d like more information, please contact Linda Helenberg at 206.628.6988 or

Media Inquiries

If you are a member of the media, please contact Robyn Schmitz at 206.628.6979 or


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Nick CoddSr.
Nia DickensSr. Administrative
Hien DinhNetwork
Senovia EwersGrants Development Manager &
Linda HelenbergSr. Project
Bryce JonesSr. Research
David KazDirector, Consulting & Professional Services/
John KimExecutive
Rick KraussLead State TA
Hongmei LiSr.
John LiddellAdministrative
Kim Michel-ClarkHuman
Allison MountjoySr. Project
Joanne NgoDatabase
Bri NguyenSr.
Kathleen O'LearySr. Project
Shannon PresleyProgram
Robyn SchmitzCommunications
Evan SmithResearch
Bob ThibodeauSr.
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Danell TobeyDirector of Finance &
Elizabeth UnrathContracts & Compliance
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