Our Team



Paula Callen, Building the Safety Net Project Director


Angela Autera, Program Assistant to the Executive Director


Romy Fitschen, Fiscal and Operations Director


Kathy Hagenian, Executive Policy Director


Derek Brown, Technology Manager


Sarah Jarous, Training and Events Coordinator


Lisa Winchell‐Caldwell, Associate Director


Tracey Helms, Empowerment Evaluator


Sarah Prout Rennie, Executive Director


Cheree Thomas, Program Manager


Haley Genaw, Program Manager


Scott Zochowski, Membership, Marketing and Fund Development Manager



MCEDSV Board Members


Charisse Mitchell, President, Center for Women in Transition


Vickie Frederick‐Toure, Vice President, SafeHouse Center


Jessica Edel-Harrelson, Secretary, SIREN/Eaton Shelter, Inc.


Bobette Schrandt, Treasurer, LACASA


Anne Huhman, Member At Large, SAPAC - University of Michigan


Jennifer Fopma, Member At Large, S.A.F.E. Place


Wanda Merriweather, Member At Large, First Step


Debra Patterson, Member At Large, Wayne State University School of Social Work


Mona Farroukh, Member At Large, The Haimour Group


Erin Roberts, Member At Large, RAVE/Ionia/Montcalm Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program


Lori Stone, Member At Large, Co-Chair, Survivors Giving Circle


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