National RHY Advisory Board

National RHY Advisory Board Members volunteer their time, expertise, and insights for efforts regarding an array of products and processes. Each of their efforts reflects outstanding commitment to RHY and share dedication to the improvement of systems that serve these youth.

Whether their focus is addressing the unique needs of rural populations, addressing challenges associated with identifying and implementing evidence-based interventions, or planning training events, each advisory board member makes meaningful contributions. Their efforts make a positive impact on the lives of youth and families and youth-serving organizations throughout the country.

Andy Whipple, Program Director, Sea Haven's Street Outreach Program: Project Lighthouse, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Clayton Gonzales, Assistant Director of Programs, Urban Peak, Denver, Colorado
Chris "Sissie" HadjiharambousAssistant Director, Program Evaluations, UT College of Social Work Office of Research & Public Services SWORPS, Knoxville, Tennessee
David Durr, Director, Lighthouse Youth ServicesCincinnati, Ohio
Dionne McCage, Senior Case Manager, Safe Place Services, Louisville, Kentucky
Elisabeth Jackson, CEO, Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts
Frank McAlpin, Program Manager, LA LGBT Center, Hollywood, California
Heidi Hartmann, Director of Youth Services, Ocean's Harbor House, Toms River, New Jersey
Jennifer Paulsen, Program Manager, Synergy Services, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri
Joli Guenther, Assistant Director WI Association for Runaway Services, Kenosha Human Development Services, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Kathy Sauve, Housing, Youth and Family Resource Director, Lutheran Social Services of MN, Brainerd, Minnesota
Kirstin London, Director of Runaway and Homeless Youth Services, Looking Glass Community Services, Eugene, Oregon
Pauletta Red Willow, Executive Director, Maggie's House TLP, Kyle, South Dakota
Maryanne Cunningham, Interim Director, UT College Of Social Work Office of Research & Public Services SWORPS, Knoxville, Tennessee
Risa Rehmert, Director of Program Development, Wichita State University Center for Combatting Human Trafficking, Wichita, Kansas
Sydney Foster, 
Grants and Outcomes Manager, Immerse Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas