Our Staff

Maggie Arthur

Prevention Educator and OurMusicMyBody Campaign Coordinator

Mariá Balata

Director of Advocacy Services

Grissel Blackmon

Senior Legal & Medical Advocate

Brittny Blackwood

Advocacy Volunteer Coordinator

Lillian Cartwright

Director of Education & Training

Courtney Cobbs

Trauma Therapist

Lindsay Cogan

Development Associate

Jordan Ferranto

Trauma Therapist

Aly Garback

Legal & Medical Advocate

Emma Gonzalez

Prevention Educator

Rachel Hastings

Legal & Medical Advocate

Bianca Herrera

Case Management Specialist

Victoria Herrera

Trauma Therapist

Erica Hungerford

Office Manager

Leah Hungerford

Director of Finance & Administration

Elexys Isidore

Legal & Medical Advocate

Sarah Layden

Director of Programs & Public Policy

Reneé Miranda-Beristain

Trauma Therapist & Clinical Intern Supervisor

Dr. LaShanda Nalls

Director of Trauma Therapy

Amy O’Keeffe

Director of Development

Erandi Oregel

Legal Advocate

Valerie Papillon

Trauma Therapist

Jessica Salgado

Youth Educator & Counselor

Carolina Sánchez

Children’s Legal & Medical Advocate; Legal Advocacy Intern Supervisor

Daniella Sánchez

UIC Legal & Medical Advocate

Candice Tindell

Training & Outreach Coordinator

Erin Walton

Executive Director

Blaine Washington

Trauma Therapist

Amarin Young

Marketing & Communications Associate