Board & Staff

We help women successfully reenter the community from incarceration.

Staff Members

Sonja Allen
Director of Operations

Sonja Allen

    Shauna Creek
    Outreach Case Manager

    Shauna Creek

      Mary Lou Dunford
      Mentoring Coordinator, Arlington County Detention Facility

      Mary Lou Dunford

        Kathy Goode
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        Program Assistant

        Kathy Goode

          Emily LaFlamme
          Administrative Assistant

          Emily LaFlamme

            Herrell Mitchell
            Case Manager

            Herrell Mitchell

              Chevonne Robinson
              Case Manager

              Chevonne Robinson

                Shayla Shabazz
                Resident Services Specialist

                Shayla Shabazz

                  Marisa Tordella
                  Director of Marketing and Development

                  Marisa Tordella

                    Justice Watkins
                    Resident Services Specialist

                    Justice Watkins

                      Board Members

                      Chair

                      Deborah Minor

                      (Retired) Director Office of Diversity Management & EEO/SR Advisor to Deputy Assistant Secretary, DHHS

                      Vice-Chair

                      Sharon Hardie

                      Head of Legislative Affairs, Booz Allen Hamilton

                      Secretary

                      Jessica Ordona

                      Director of Real Estate, Northeast, Papa John's International

                      Treasurer

                      Timothy Ross

                      Tax Consulting Partner, BDO USA, LLP

                      Board Member

                      Daniel Freedman

                      Department of Social Work, George Mason University

                      Board Member

                      Donjette L. Gilmore, MBA

                      Navy Energy, Installation & Environment, Pentagon

                      Board Member

                      Mondre’ Kornegay, J.D.

                      Law Office of Mondre’ Kornegay

                      Board Member

                      Peter Lunt

                      Principal, NV Commercial, Inc.

                      Board Member

                      Gene Rossi, J.D., LL.M

                      Shareholder, Carlton Fields

                      Board Member

                      Jessica Tava

                      Retired Human Resources Manager