Staff

A staff of professionals with expertise in criminal justice issues, law, research, community outreach, direct care, non-profit administration and management and project management, carries out the organization’s activities.

A dedicated Board of Directors with expertise in public policy, social service, and issues related to social and criminal justice lends critical support to the efforts of our staff and is fully engaged in the mission of our organization.


Executive
Andrew Sagvold
President
Research
Jane Marshall, Ph. D.
Research and Evaluation Associate
Marin Phelps
Research Associate Intern

Cookie Walker
Research Assistant

Offender and Family Services
Ruth Johnson
Project Coordinator
Thomas Powell
Mentor Coordinator / Educator
Sara Martin
Director of Programs and Services
Advocacy & Public Policy
Joshua Esmay
Director of Public Policy and Advocacy
Andrea Palumbo
Criminal Records Attorney
Hani Ali
VISTA Aftermath Project Administrator
Katherine Ponce
Intern

Johnathan Oppenheimer
Intern

Crime Victim Services
Crime Victim Hotline
24 Hours

612-340-5400
Lisa Underwood
Crime Victim Advocate
Derek Ballandby
Crime Victim Advocate and Outreach Intern

Sarah Salsgiver
Crime Victim Advocacy and Outreach Coordinator
Sara Martin
Director of Programs and Services
Administration
Samantha Greer
Accounting/HR Manager
Joshua Bertsch
Office/IT Administrator

Services/Resources
Crime Victims Hotline:
612-340-5400

Expungement Line:
612-353-3024

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