Alisa Matheson

Founder and Executive Director


Attend a workshop

Power of Story is committed to making its services, policies, procedures, and technologies welcoming and accessible.  Power of Story believes we need each other, and that everyone has built-in worth and deserves respect and understanding. 


We welcome people regardless of child welfare status, race, gender, sexual orientation, and other identities to join in advancing our mission.  Power of Story is purposeful to include diversity, equity, and inclusion practices at the center of our daily work.  We commit to using these practices for our organization and those we serve.


  • For those with limed English proficiency or hearing, Power of Story can have interpreters’ available as needed and utilize automatic closed captioning on Zoom meetings as a standard practice. 
  • For those will limited literacy or visual accuracy, Power of Story staff will provide verbal conversations.
  • For those with young children in need of supervision, non-traditional or variable work hours, minimal or no access to a phone or computer, mobility, or sensory needs, we are happy to meet in homes or safe public spaces.

Please let us know if you have feedback, concerns or need specific accommodations.