Lisa E. Papp

Posting Citizen Journalist • Member since Jan 22, 2018

Lisa is a long-time resident of Washington state and Whatcom County. She is a solar energy advisor helping homeowners in Washington and other U.S. states add solar power to their building. She was a member of the Barkley Toastmasters club and served as Club President, V.P. Membership, Past President, and Treasurer. She has been an entrepreneur for many years offering marketing consulting, graphic design, and social media management services. She has volunteered for a variety of causes and believes in giving back. In the past, she has worked for non-profits including the American Institute of Architects Seattle Chapter, Northwest Community Housing Foundation which completed the first Co-housing project in the U.S. in Winslow, and for-profits including Nordstrom. She is not an expert on homelessness but a concerned citizen who would like to do more to help.

Articles by Lisa E. Papp

Can a PR Firm “Spin” Homelessness?

By Lisa E. PappOn Oct 21, 2021

[10/23/2021 8:32 AM- Correction: Whatcom County Community Outreach Facilitator Jed Holmes reached out to me to clarify his annual salary which is approximately $65,628 rather than the $93,202 salary approved by the County Council [...]

Unity Village Will Have a New Site. Thank you, Mayor Fleetwood and Director Sepler!

By Lisa E. PappOn Jan 28, 2020

There is good news to report for the future of Homes NOW’s Unity Village since I last wrote here January 16, 2020! The temporary tiny home community for homeless people, currently [...]

Unity Village Needs a Permit Extension. Please, Mayor Fleetwood, Can You Help?

By Lisa E. PappOn Jan 16, 2020

Since my December 30th, 2019 article about Homes NOW’s Unity Village petition for a permit extension, there have been a variety of developments in the process and communication between the [...]

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Can a PR Firm “Spin” Homelessness?

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Can a PR Firm “Spin” Homelessness?