Board & Staff

We help women successfully reenter the community from incarceration.

Staff Members

Sonja Allen
Director of Operations

Sonja Allen

    Keba Baptiste
    Workforce and Life Development Coordinator

    Keba Baptiste

      Shauna Creek
      Outreach Case Manager

      Shauna Creek

        Mary Lou Dunford
        Mentoring Coordinator, Arlington County Detention Facility

        Mary Lou Dunford

          Takeisha Johnson
          Residential Case Manager

          Takeisha Johnson

            Terry Kras
            Mentor and Speakers Bureau Coordinator

            Terry Kras

              Gina Macanlalay
              Pre-release Program Coordinator

              Gina Macanlalay

                Daniel Mallon
                Director of Programs

                Daniel Mallon

                  Jessica Rodgers
                  Residential Case Manager

                  Jessica Rodgers

                    Marisa Tordella
                    Director of Marketing and Development

                    Marisa Tordella

                      Board Members

                      Chair

                      Denise U. Tordella, M.A., LPC, LLC

                      Psychotherapist in Private Practice

                      Vice-Chair

                      Neil Gillespie

                      Retired Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton

                      Secretary

                      Donjette L. Gilmore, MBA

                      Naval Audit Service, Washington Navy Yard

                      Board Member

                      Abby Levine, J.D.

                      Director, Bolder Advocacy, Alliance for Justice

                      Board Member

                      Peter Lunt

                      Principal, NV Commercial, Inc.

                      Board Member

                      Kimberly Nelson, MPA

                      Director, Donor Engagement and Operations, United Way of the National Capital Area

                      Board Member

                      Jessica Ordona

                      Regional Real Estate Manager, Panda Restaurant Group

                      Board Member

                      Kelly Parsons, MBA

                      Chief Executive Officer, OpsCat Consulting

                      Board Member

                      Gene Rossi, J.D., LL.M

                      Of Counsel, Carlton Fields

                      Board Member

                      Shannon Rozner

                      Chief of Staff and Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Chautauqua Institution

                      Board Member

                      Dean Zang

                      Senior Vice President, TZD Retail Group of Marcus & Millichap