Research Expertise and Focus
Violence against women, and marriage and family studies
Founder, Board Member, Safe Harbor Domestic Violence Program
Former Board Chair, The James House, which provides support and education for people affected by sexual and domestic violence, and stalking
Governor ‘s Commission on Sexual Violence, 2006-2007
Project Director, VCU Project to Reduce Violent Crimes Against Women on Campus 2007-2009
Project Director, DCJS Grant to Reduce Violent Crimes Against Women on Campus, 2007-2008
Winner, Vanguard Public Awareness Award from Virginians Aligned Against Sexual Assault
Winner, North Star Peace Award from Virginians Against Domestic Violence
Education and Training
M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.
B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.