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Meet the Team

Staff & Board of Directors

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Administrative Team

Bass Wolf, Interim Executive Director

Priya Bajaj, Office Manager

Prevention Team

Carley Mack, Director of Prevention

Abby Mayer, Prevention Specialist

Lindsey Hayes, Prevention Specialist

Client Services Team

Jacqueline Schell, Adult Client Advocate

Katie Aplis, Crisis Services Coordinator

Jennifer Martinez Spears, Child and Family Advocate

Anushey Ahmed, Justice Systems Advocate 

Kenna Campfield, Rural Advocate

Therapy Team

Marni B., LCSW, Therapist

Nicole B., LCSW, Therapist

Mercer R., Resident in Counseling

Board of Directors

Ashley Cinalli-Mathews, LCSW, President 

Co-Director, Central Virginia Community Justice

Nicole Eramo, Vice President 

Chief of Staff to the President, Lafayette College 

Samuel Rayburn, Treasurer

Director of Programs, National Science Policy Network 

Allison B. Canter, Secretary

Attorney, Flora Pettit PC

Melody Bianchetto

Retired, Former Vice President of Finance, University of Virginia


William Dagli, CPA



Katrina Debnam, PhD, MPH, Member 

Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Virginia 

Dr. Tamara W. Dias, Member 

Executive Director, African American Teaching Fellows 


Defines Fineout, Member 

Staff Software Engineer, Rivanna Medical

Sarah Jenkins, Member

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

Siva Vaidhyanathan, Member

Robertson Professor of Media Studies, University of Virginia 


Henry Young, Member 

Attorney at Scott Kroner, PLC 

Committee Members

Anne Coughlin, Policy Action Committee Member

Professor of Law, University of Virginia

David Ferrall, Finance Committee Member

Realtor, Nest


Amanda Litchfield, Finance Committee Member

Senior Commercial Executive, C&F Bank


Sam Spillman, Finance Committee Member

Owner, Balanced Chiropractic & Physical Therapy


Samantha Strong, Development Committee Member

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program Manager, UVA Physicians Group

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