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Directors

Leanne Graham, MA, CA

President & CEO

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

Dana Zedak, LSW, CA

Director of Professional Enhancement

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. 

Kelly Kaufman

Director of Advancement

Kelly oversees strategic communication efforts and donor engagement to increase organizational awareness and grow philanthropic support. Kelly quotes Anatole France, "To accomplish great things, we must not only act, by also dream; not only plan, but also believe."

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 strongly believes that everyone should always do what is right.

Jan Apisa, CA

Director of Community Engagement

Jan is our face in the community, helping to spread awareness of victimization and our agency services through carefully tailored presentations to students, civic organizations and block watch groups. Jan loves love, and wants to share that sentiment with everyone.

Mickey Valdez, CA

Director of Services

Mickey provides leadership, guidance, support and encouragement to our direct service staff. Mickey's continued goal is to provide quality services for victims of crime and trauma throughout all of Summit County. Mickey quotes Mahatma Gandhi, "Be the change you wish to see in the world."


Administration

Larry Richard, CA

Supervisor of Advocacy Services

Lindsay Knight, CA

Supervisor of Crisis Services

Erica Konecny, CA

Administrative Assistant

Devan Weckerly, CA

Marketing Coordinator

Alexandra Potter, CA

Grants Manager

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