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Board of Directors

Nicole J. Benjamin, Esq., President

Mary C. Johnstone, Vice President

Bryan H. Dunphy, Treasurer

Kerri Bruneau, Secretary

Daniel Baker

Stephanie Bannister

Ashley Bendiksen

Barbara Dunn

Heather Jensen

Tracy McCaughey

Amy Parks

Nathan Tilman, DDS


Jessica Walsh, Interim Executive Director & Director of Prevention

Susan Alexander, Court Advocate

Meg Bartlett, LICSW, Counselor

Zoila Bernal, Family Violence Option Advocate

Sandra Chito, LICSW, Counselor

Neyda DeJesus, Residential Director

Therese Duquette, Office Manager

Elizabeth Fuerte, Health Equity Zone Strategy Specialist

Ajahnea Greene, Health Equity Zone Community Health Worker Fellow

Holly Heymann, Finance Director

Varina James, Health Equity Zone Strategy Specialist

Sharon King, Director, Family Violence Options Advocacy Program 

Rex LeBeau,  Health Equity Zone Strategy Specialist

Shauna McCafferty, Shelter Advocate

Janisse Mendez, Family Violence Options Advocate

Latisha Michel, Health Equity Zone Strategy Specialist

Amanda Minor, Ph.D., Counselor

Sydney Ormerod, Health Equity Zone Strategy Manager

Aida Ortiz, Family Violence Option Advocate

Jenny Peters, LCSW, Counselor

Jean Riesman, Health Equity Zone Strategy Specialist

Heather Taylor, Crisis Response Advocate

Veronica”Ronna” Turner, LMHC, Counselor

Megan Whelan, Court Advocate

Laurie Ann Williams, Law Enforcement Advocate

Jazmine Wray, Health Equity Zone Strategy Manager

The Women’s Resource Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The organization does not discriminate against a volunteer, an employee or applicant in employment of conditions or opportunities for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age or country of ancestral origin.