About Us

Tenant Advocacy Volunteers


Marih Alyn-Claire,Tenant Advocate and Emergency Task Force Coordinator, assists low-income Section 8 voucher tenants, seniors, and people with disabilities facing housing displacement in the Multnomah County area due to rent inflation.

Marih is a visionary with a background in non-profit organization building, social services, and counseling with skills in writing, planning, web building, and leadership.



Nathan Starr, Tenant Advocate, serves on our Emergency Task Force as Outreach Specialist, providing direct services to displaced seniors, people with disabilities and homeless populations.




Lisa Nims, Tenant Advocate and graduate student in the Social Work department at Portland State University with a concentration in public housing, serves on our Emergency Task Force as intake specialist for displaced tenants.

Technical Support


Phyllis Moore brings 30 plus years of technical writing experience to our team.  Her keen eye for detail, professionalism, and caring heart are all valued and welcomed assets.