Our Staff

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Sawan Vaden, CADAC-1

Executive Director
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Carissa Theis, MA, LMFT

Director of Operations
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Kristie Kiefer, BSW

Senior Case Manager of Victims of Crime Program

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Raphaella Fontenot

Victims of Crime Case Manager

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Leslie Rust

Housing Specialist and Center Lead
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Kaylee Cartoscelli

Administrative Assistant

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Atoria Foley

Anti-Trafficking Case Manager

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Angela Vega

Employment Specialist, RESET & RECON Group Facilitator

Karen Simonson

Medical Assistant


Tikia Hopkins

Health and Housing Specialist

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Erin Gannon

Center Coordinator

Take the First Step Toward Your Future

We are safe and non-judgmental no matter what you're going through.  Our outreach workers are trained, compassionate, and helpful, and are ready to help you find your footing again.

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