||(Widower), Single mom of 3 children. A graduate of Bryant & Stratton College
I’m a volunteer at the DVCAC (Domestic Violence Child Advocacy Center), on the DVCC (The Domestic Violence Counsel Committee of Greater Cleveland )with Judge Ronald Adrine, working on projects such as: Cleveland’s Family Justice Center.
Also a victim who turned survivor, and now I call myself a thriver. As an Advocate for Domestic Violence-and a survivor of Domestic Violence and abuse, I turned my personal experience into a tool of empowerment for other women.
(2010) Was nominated by the Judging Committee for the American Red Cross of Greater Cleveland Hero Awards and was selected as a finalist in the Hero Challenge of the Educational category for being an inspiration to many and educating the public about domestic violence.
(2010) Chosen as Cleveland Plain Dealers Community Hero.