Our Staff


  • Rachel Freeman, President (she/her/hers)
  • Tana Kimbro, Vice President of Finance (she/her/hers)
  • Lorraine McGuire, Vice President of Development & Marketing (she/her/hers)
  • Jessica Barfield, Vice President of Programs (she/her/hers)
  • Mary Kay Munson, Operations Manager & Front Desk Supervisor (she/her/hers)
  • Emilia Vainio, Office Administrator (she/her/hers)
  • Lauren Travis, Finance Assistant (she/her/hers)
  • Amanda Markham, Director of Grants & Compliance (she/her/hers)
  • Atarah Abdullah-Muhammad, Development Specialist (She/her/hers)
  • Lohitha Basa, Development Intern (She/her/hers)


  • Emily Cohen, Statewide Training Director (she/her/hers)
  • Jordan Owens, Statewide Training Specialist (she/her/hers)
  • Marissa Miciotto, Statewide Training Specialist (she/her/hers)
  • Alicia Hirt, Statewide Training Specialist (she/her/hers)
  • Shantell Johnson, Statewide Training Specialist (she/her/hers)
  • Jack Ohmes, Statewide Training Specialist (he/him/his)
  • CP, Statewide Training Project Administrator (They/Them)

SAFE Clinic, Crisis and Client Response 

  • Kelly Peters, Director of Advocacy, SAFE Clinic & Statewide Hotline (she/her/hers)
  • Brenda Ayala, Bilingual Victim Advocate (she/her/hers)
  • Molly Boyd, Victim Advocate (she/her/hers)
  • Britnee Bishop, Family Safety Center Victim Advocate (she/her/hers)
  • Katie Moon, Part-time Weekend Victim Advocate
  • Genefer Aguilar, Bilingual Victim Advocate (she/her/hers)
  • Kate Snodgrass, Victim Advocate & PREA Coordinator (she/her/hers)
  • Dana Lopez, Victim Advocate & MAP Coordinator (she/her/hers)
  • Loren Fernandez Valentin, Bilingual Client Navigator 
  • Alexa Ritter, Bilingual Client Navigator (she/her/hers)
  • James Raymer, Statewide Crisis Line Coordinator (he/him/his)
  • Ariell Tillman, Crisis Line Worker
  • Nate Bradley, Legal Counsel & Victim Advocate (he/him/his)
  • Jacqueline Little, Part-time Weekend Advocate (she/her/hers)
  • Chase Quirk, Part-time Weekend Advocate (he/him/his)
  • Rose Pink, Advocacy Support & Clinic Manager
  • Cody Freeman, Clinic Overnight Advocate
  • Anna Culver, Crisis Line Specialist 
  • Kita Davis, Crisis Line Worker

Community Outreach and Prevention Team

  • Juantrice Kirby, Contract Prevention Specialist

Clinical Team

  • Alicia Bunch Vargas, LCSW, RPT, Clinical Co-Director & Bilingual Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Emily Simpson, LPC-MHSP, RPT-S, Clinical Co-Director & Therapist
  • Eric S. Fogle, LPC-MHSP, Senior Clinical Therapist and Intake & Clinical Internship Coordinator (he/him/his)
  • Elizabeth Andersen, MS Candidate for LPC-MHSP, Clinical Therapist
  • Alexandra Damiano, NCC, MT-BC, Clinical Therapist & Sex-Positive Outreach (she/her/hers)
  • Lisa Lyons, LCSW, Contract Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Bianca Younan, LPC-MHSP, Bilingual Clinical Therapist & Hispanic Client Services Outreach (she/her/hers)
  • Mariah Shepard, Clinical Therapist & African American Outreach
  • Charissa Youssi, Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Kate Larson, Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Kara Guindin, LMSW, Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Julia Melton, Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Tara Booker, Contract Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Sunni Brimsy, First Response Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Kendra Wayne, Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
  • Sadie McDaniel, LMSW, Clinical Therapist (they/them/theirs)
  • Robyn Storey, LPC-MHSP (temp), NCC, First Response Clinical Therapist (she/her/her)
  • Ana Arévalo, M.MFT Intern, Bilingual Clinical Therapist (she/her/hers)
Crisis & Support Line
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