The Bay Area Women's Center staff are highly trained to provide advocacy, support, and services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence.



Jeremy Rick

Executive Director


Victim Support and Advocacy Services Staff

Sophia Bauer

Residential Program Manager

Krista Cherry

Crisis Office Advocate

Gina Lockwood

Forensic Program Specialist & Training Manager

Lauren Pauwels

Children's Therapist

Maggie Pickering

Sexual Assault Therapist

Jennifer Poppe

Crisis Intervention Supervisor

Tracy Rainey

Director of Crisis & Forensic Services

Savannah Wagner

Crisis Hotline Advocate

Tracy Waye

Victim Advocate

Inez Ybanez-Moreno

Non-Residential Domestic Violence & Transitional Supportive Housing Case Manager


Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Program Staff

Jessica Behmlander

SANE Program Specialized Services

Shelli Endline

SANE Clinical Nurse Manager

Yvette Hurd

SANE Program Specialized Services


Administrative Staff

Jolene Cotsman

Program & Victim Support Coordinator

Amanda Courier

Volunteer Services Manager

Cierra Hessbrook

Community Outreach Specialist

Fran Kopka

Director of Business Operations

Lindsay Maynard Richardson

Director of Development