Board of Directors


Organization Name Office
SpringHaven Tanya Thomas, Executive Director President
Barren River Area Safe Space, Inc. (BRASS)​ Tori Henninger, Executive Director Vice President
Community Member Beth Jurek, Budget Director, Cabinet for Health and Family Services (retired) Treasurer
Women's Crisis Center Christy Burch, Executive Director Secretary
GreenHouse17 Darlene Thomas, Executive Director Past President
Cumberland Valley Domestic Violence Services Sherrie Bell, Executive Director  
LKLP Safe House Deborah Dunaway, Executive Director  
Owensboro Area Shelter and Information Services (OASIS) Andrea Robinson, Executive Director  
Turning Point Domestic Violence Services Connie Little, Executive Director  
Merryman House Domestic Crisis Center Mary Foley, Executive Director  
Safe Harbor Ann Perkins, Executive Director  
Bethany House Abuse Shelter Kristi Childers, Executive Director  
DOVES of Gateway Kelli Petronella, Executive Director  
Center for Women & Families Arlene Grullon, Director of Emergency Shelter  
Community Member Kecia Copeland, Former Bardstown City Council Member  
Community Member Richard Sanders, Commissioner, Kentucky State Police  
Community Member Teresa Koeller, Medical Director, St. Elizabeth Physicians Addiction Medicine  
Community Member Julie Paxton, In-House Counsel and Ombud, Mountain Comprehensive Care Center  
Community Member Justin "Jay" Miller, Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky College of Social Work