Alexis Oliver
Executive Policy Advisor
Governor's Executive Policy Office, Olympia, WA

Alexis Oliver is an Executive Policy Advisor for Washington State Governor Christine Gregoire. Alexisí policy issues include TANF, Food Assistance, state health care assistance, child support and other public benefit policy issues as well as health professional licensing, insurance, HIV/AIDS, reproductive health, civil rights, human rights, national guard, and veterans affairs.Prior to joining the Gregoire administration, Alexis worked with community non-profits in Missouri and Washington State specializing in policy and advocacy work related to HIV/AIDS and reproductive health in minority communities. Alexis applied these skills and experience to providing legal services within judicial and legal aid settings.She graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in Anthropology and Womenís Studies and received her law degree from Seattle University in 2008.[July 2011]