New York State Victim Assistance Academy

Advisory Committee

A 16-member Advisory Committee leads the effort to plan, implement, and evaluate the Academy. Recruited from across New York State, Advisory Committee members represent direct service providers, survivors, academic faculty, agency administrators and professional trainers dedicated to assisting victims of crime. Links are provided to agency websites which have a wealth of useful information for crime victims and their service providers.

Lorien Castelle
NYSCADV
Western Office
P.O. Box 17893
Rochester, NY 14617

Peter Navratil
Catholic Family Center
87 N. Clinton St.
Rochester, NY 14604

Shelley English
Trauma and Recovery
211 East 43rd St. Suite #2301
New York, NY 10017

Kim Oppelt
NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services
4 Tower Place 10th Fl.
Albany, NY 12203-3764

Jean Fei
NYSVAA Consultant
4 Friar Tuck Way
Saratoga Springs NY 12866

Sue Parry
Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence
80 Wolf Road
Albany, NY 12205

Ellie Fleetwood
Center for Health and Social Research
Buffalo State College
1300 Elmwood Avenue CLAS A203
Buffalo, NY 14222

Robert Skutnik
Center for Health and Social Research
Buffalo State College
1300 Elmwood Avenue CLAS A203
Buffalo, NY 14222

Lisa Ghartey
Assistant Attorney General
NYS Office of the Attorney General
235 Main Street, 3rd Flr.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Kim Spoonhower
Interim Member
NYS Office of Victim Services
1 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203

Gail Heatherly
NY Attorney General’s Office
120 Broadway
New York, NY 10271

Darlene Torres
New York City Gay and Lesbian Anti-Violence Project
240 West 35th Street, Ste. 200
New York, NY 10001-2506

David Kaczynski
New Yorkers for Alternatives to the
Death Penalty
40 N. Main Avenue
Albany, NY 12203

Rita Wright
Healing Rooms of Cortland
19 Church Street
Cortland, NY  13045

Claire McCue
Staten Island Legal Services
36 Richmond Terrace, Ste 205
Staten Island NY 10301

Joanne Zannoni
NYSCASA
28 Essex Street
Albany, NY 12206

 

 

 

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This site was last updated on August 22, 2012