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Meet the Team

Meet the SARA Staff and Board of Directors

Staff

Renee Branson, Executive Director
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Sarah Delgado, Administrative Coordinator
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Bass Wolf, Philanthropy Coordinator
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Direct Services

Marni Barish, Therapist
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Gleibys Gonzalez, Advocacy Coordinator
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Lindsay Detlie, Clinical Coordinator
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Jessica Harris, Outreach Advocate
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Christine Paquette, Child and Family Advocate
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Community Outreach

Sheri Owen, Director, Community Outreach
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Lexie Groves, Crisis Services Coordinator
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Prevention Programs

Laurie Jean Seaman, Director of Prevention
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Carley Wilson, Community Prevention Training Specialist
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Jada Cox, Bystander Empowerment Specialist
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Note: Please be aware that email may not be a secure means of communication. If you are seeking services, please call our 24-hour hotline at (434) 977-7273 or our office at (434) 295-7273 during Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Board of Directors

Melinda Baumann, President
User Experience Librarian, UVA Library

Kimberley Martin, Vice President, Development Committee Chair
Marketing Director, Carter Myers Automotive

Alexandra Timmons, CPA, Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair
Senior Accountant, Hantzmon Wiebel LLP

Defines Fineout, Secretary, Board Development Chair
Software Architect, Silverchair

Katrina Debnam, PhD, MPH, Member
Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Virginia

David H. Ferrall, Member
Associate Broker, Nest Realty Group

Sarah Jenkins, Member
Mentoring Coordinator, Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center at UVA

Robert Alan Leffers, Member, Policy Action Committee Chair
Assistant Professor of Education, University of Virginia

Nathalie Pincham, Member
Creative Director, Brightworks Marketing

Shellie Taylor, Member
Attorney at Royer Caramanis, PLC

Henry Young, Member, Board Development Committee Chair
Attorney at Scott Kroner, PLC


Committee Members

Anne Coughlin, Policy Action Committee Member
Professor of Law, University of Virginia

Helen Dwyer, Development Committee Member
Director of Business Planning & Operations, Jefferson Scholars Foundation

Nicole Eramo, Development Committee Member
Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, University of Virginia

Amanda Litchfield, Finance Committee Member
Senior Commercial Executive, C&F Bank

Hoke Perkins, Development Committee Member
Happily Retired, University of Virginia Library

Kerry Rock, Development Committee Member
Lead Technical Support Specialist, Department of Corrections

Sam Spillman, Finance Committee Member
Owner, Balance Chiropractic

Samantha Strong, Development Committee Member
General Manager, The Shops at Stonefield

Kevin Terhaar, Finance Committee Member
Managing Principal at Stairway Partners LLC

Susan Terwilleger, Development Committee Member
Senior Marketing Consultant, Charlottesville Radio Group

 

Advisory Committee Members

Connie Brennan, Advisory Committee Member
Nelson County Board of Supervisors; Nurse Practitioner, ret

Camille Burnett, MD., PhD., Advisory Committee Member
Asst. Professor of Family, Community and Mental Health Systems, UVA School of Nursing

Deborah Healey, MD., Advisory Committee Member
Psychiatrist, ret

Peggy Plews-Ogan, MD., Advisory Committee Member
Assoc. Professor of Medicine, Dept of Medicine Division Chief, Gen Medicine, Geriatrics & Palliative Care, UVA

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Upcoming Events

Fluvanna IAC Meeting
Mar 04 2021 - Mar 04 2021
09:30AM - 11:00AM
Louisa IAC
Mar 11 2021 - Mar 11 2021
09:30AM - 11:00AM
Nelson IAC
Mar 15 2021 - Mar 15 2021
02:00PM - 03:30PM
Greene IAP
Mar 22 2021 - Mar 22 2021
10:00AM - 12:30PM
Fluvanna IAC Meeting
Apr 01 2021 - Apr 01 2021
09:30AM - 11:00AM

About SARA

The mission of the Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA) is to eliminate sexual violence and its impact by providing education, advocacy and support to men, women and children. Our vision is a community free from sexual violence.

Communities Served

We are located in Charlottesville, Virginia and serve:

  • City of Charlottesville
  • Albemarle County
  • Louisa County
  • Nelson County
  • Fluvanna County
  • Greene County

Contact SARA

 Charlottesville, Virginia

 24-Hour Hotline: 434-977-7273
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