The Mission of A Way Out is to assist and support all victims, survivors, and families of domestic violence and sexual assault through ethical, culturally competent, and compassionate services. We advocate for social change designed to end the cycle of abuse through dedication, community involvement and education.

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David Hyde, Phd
Executive Director

Judy Brown


Legal Advocates

Oversees the organization's daily operations. Acts as a liason between A Way Out and community.

Provide assistance with court matters and support  for adult survivors of domestic violence.

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Jennifer Rossman
Brittany Simms

Provide clients with assistance with safety planning and accessing resources to meet their immediate needs; conduct educational and prevention programs in the community.

Renee Elkleberry
Education Specialist
Lucinda Greene
Office Admin / Training Development

Provides educational and prevention programs to the community.

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Board of Directors & Officers

Pam Ruane, President

Shaune Ralph, Vice President

Richard Neefe, Secretary

Luke Watson, Treasurer

Peggy L. Derr

Chris Wilson

Meg Walck

Laurie Blauvelt

Terri Shaffer

Amber Cooper