a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization serving Summit County, Ohio


Leanne Graham, MA, CA

President & CEO

Passionate about our mission, Leanne leads by example, overseeing our team of compassionate staff, interns and volunteers. Leanne's personal motto is to do as much as you can when you can do it and holds her team to the highest standard of excellence.

Crystal Brodzenski, MBA

Director of Community Outreach

Crystal oversees outreach efforts for the agency. The outreach department identifies and implements strategies to increase awareness, and more importantly, increase the number of victims served in our community. Crystal believes that there are always opportunities to learn and grow, especially from new connections and relationships.

Terry Costigan

Director of Finance

Terry oversees the agency's income and expenses. He assists Leanne in creating agency budgets and monitors cash flow to ensure we are staying in line with projections. Terry's belief that everyone should always strive to do what is right has served him well in both his personal and professional growth.

Dana Zedak, LSW, CA

Senior Director of Educational Services

Dana provides on and offsite training to victim advocates, student interns, first responders, and other professionals who encounter victims in their day to day work. She thrives when teaching others to become better crisis workers and loves helping young professionals advance in their careers. 


Ariana Barrett

Assistant Director of Strategic Partnerships

Rebecca Cool, MSW, LSW

Assistant Director of Community Resources

Jody James, MSW, LSW, CA

Assistant Director of Advocacy Services

Jasmine Jones

Assistant Director of Educational Services

Hilary Whiteman

Assistant Director of Crisis Services

Brianna Carter

Administrative Assistant

Ken Scheck

Digital Media Specialist

Devan Weckerly

Marketing Specialist

C.A. - Credentialed Advocate through the National Advocate Credentialing Program.

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