Our Team

Our Team

Senior Program Associate
Jannette Brickman
(she/her)
Senior Program Associate
Vera Institute of Justice
Project Director
Anneliese Brown
(she/her)
Project Director
Vera Institute of Justice
Project Director of Deaf-Led Advocacy
Liam Esposito
(he/him)
Project Director of Deaf-Led Advocacy
Director, Field and Capacity Building
Sandra Harrell
(she/her)
Director, Field and Capacity Building
Vera Institute of Justice
Empowerment Director, Deaf Hope
Amber Hodson
(she/they)
Empowerment Director, Deaf Hope
Director, Operations and Innovations
Charity Hope
(she/her)
Director, Operations and Innovations
Vera Institute of Justice
Executive Director, DAWN
Najma Johnson
(they/them)
Executive Director, DAWN
Deaf Interpreter
Raylene Lotz
(she/her)
Deaf Interpreter
Vera Institute of Justice
Senior Program Associate & Access Coordinator
Leslie Myers
(she/her)
Senior Program Associate & Access Coordinator
Vera Institute of Justice
Senior Program Associate
Kaitlin Shetler
(she/her)
Senior Program Associate
Vera Institute of Justice
Executive Director
Nancy Smith
(she/her)
Executive Director
Vera Institute of Justice
Project Manager
Olga Trujillo
(they/them)
Project Manager