What work do you do with the Commission?
Teach trial skills and adjacent issues related to the representation of survivors.
What is your favorite part of teaching with the Commission?
I deeply value playing a small part in supporting the critical work of advocates representing survivors.
What inspires you, professionally and personally?
I am inspired by the children I work with: their ability to forgive, their sense of Justice, their open hearts.
Who inspires you?
My own children inspire me with their confidence and their open pursuits of happiness as they and only they define it.
What do you do to relax, de-stress or recharge your batteries?
Pilates, walking, reading, and MUSIC!
What is your favorite comfort food?
How does the Commission support the work of gender-based violence attorneys?
Every day, through technical assistance, training, and policy work that puts the focus on survivor needs and expands society’s understanding of gender-based violence and how it must be combatted.
Why should someone donate to the Commission?
The Commission supports and improves the lives of survivors and the work of their advocates across the country. The Commission’s efforts over many years have resulted in better outcomes for survivors and their children.