Our Staff


  • Rachel Freeman, President
  • Tana Kimbro, Vice President of Finance
  • Lorraine McGuire, Vice President of Development & Marketing
  • Jessica Barfield, Vice President of Programs
  • Mary Kay Munson, Operations Manager & Front Desk Supervisor
  • Emilia Vainio, Office Administrator 
  • Earnestine Sangster, Human Resource Manager
  • Lauren Travis, Finance Assistant
  • Amanda Markham, Director of Grants & Compliance
  • Diana Perez, Events & Communications Specialist
  • Abby Mudter, Development Assistant


  • Emily Cohen, Statewide Training Director
  • Jordan Owens, Statewide Training Specialist 
  • Marissa Miciotto, Statewide Training Specialist
  • Alicia Hirt, Statewide Training Specialist
  • Shantell Johnson, Statewide Training Specialist
  • Alla Cross, Statewide Training Team Project Administrator

SAFE Clinic, Crisis and Client Response 

  • Kelly Peters, Director of Advocacy, SAFE Clinic & Statewide Hotline
  • Iesha Grant, Advocacy Support & Clinic Manager
  • Brenda Ayala, Bilingual Victim Advocate
  • Molly Boyd, Victim Advocate
  • Britnee Bishop, Family Safety Center Victim Advocate
  • Katie Moon, Part-time Weekend Victim Advocate
  • Genefer Aguilar, Bilingual Victim Advocate
  • Kate Snodgrass, Victim Advocate
  • Ana Chavez, Victim Advocate
  • Alexa Ritter, Bilingual Client Navigator
  • Alex Skarzynski, Statewide Hotline Coordinator 
  • Dana Lopez, Full-time Hotline Specialist
  • Ariell Tillman, Part-time Hotline Specialist
  • Nate Bradley, Legal Counsel & Victim Advocate

Community Outreach and Prevention Team

  • Sharon Travis, Prevention Coordinator
  • Juantrice Kirby, Contract Prevention Specialist


  • Alicia Bunch Vargas, LCSW, RPT, Clinical Co-Director & Bilingual Therapist
  • Emily Simpson, LPC-MHSP, RPT-S, Clinical Co-Director & Therapist
  • Eric S. Fogle, LPC-MHSP, Senior Clinical Therapist and Intake & Clinical Internship Coordinator
  • Elizabeth Andersen, MS Candidate for LPC-MHSP, Clinical Therapist
  • Alexandra Damiano, NCC, MT-BC, Clinical Therapist & Sex-Positive Outreach, Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
  • Lisa Lyons, LCSW, Contract Clinical Therapist
  • Michael Samis, LCSW, Clinical Therapist
  • Christi Sidwell, LMSW, Clinical Therapist
  • Bianca Younan, LPC-MHSP, Bilingual Clinical Therapist & Hispanic Client Services Outreach, Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
  • Mariah Shepard, Clinical Therapist & African American Outreach
  • Charissa Youssi, Clinical Therapist
  • Kate Larson, Clinical Therapist
  • Kara Guindin, Clinical Therapist
  • Julia Melton, Clinical Therapist
  • Tara Booker, Contract Clinical Therapist
  • Sunni Brimsy, First Response Therapist
  • Kendra Wayne, Clinical Therapist
Crisis & Support Line
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