Chelle Wilder

LEAD WA Technical Support Team Project Manager

Chelle is a dedicated advocate for criminal justice reform and strives to ensure that everyone is entitled to a fair and just society. After six years in the United States Air Force as a data analyst and resource manager, Chelle left the military to start a family of her own. She is a mother to two young children. 

With an eye on an even brighter future for her and her kids, Chelle decided to pursue her master’s degree in public administration. She was determined to become an even stronger voice in the fight for system change and alternatives to the war on drugs. Throughout her professional career, Chelle has made a point of building strong connections in the advocacy community. She loves connecting with like-minded people to start conversations and foster collaboration on social justice reform. When faced with a challenge, she does not back down and continues to fight for justice and positive outcomes for those in need. She’s also passionate about providing training to teams who are dedicated to creating system changes. 

Chelle strives to be a role model for her children and everyone in the communities she serves. Her commitment to creating a better future for her family and our global community will make the world a better place for everyone. She couldn’t be more delighted with the opportunity to spend her professional career advocating for change and believes that she can be a part of the wave of positive transformation that will benefit us all.