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Jason Smith [Residential Director] 651.227.4184 x.14
Angela Gauthier [Children and Families Director] 651.227.4184 x.12
Caroline Doescher [Case Manager] 218.791.8598
Kristan Clow [Youth & Community Outreach Manager] 612.203.0459
Denise Smieja [Program Director] 651.224.9644
What Youth Are Saying about Safe Zone...
"There's an all gender bathroom and they are revising their intake proceedures to be more sensitive to trans youth. But we would really like them to hire more trans and/or gender non-conforming staff."
Safe Zone completed thier first Evaluation on April 26th, 2012
Christi Neaton [Case Manager] 612.204.8228
Jennie Backus [Youth Center Advocate Lead] 218.722.7431 x.17
Annie Wells [Program Manager] 612.287.1672
Natasha Oreskovich [Housing First Case Manager] 612.767.4489
Anne Kent [Case Manager] 320.333.8813
Marney Thomas [Program Services and Drop-In Coordinator] 612.787.6033
Jessica L. Erdman [Life Transitions Case Manager] 612.252.1239
Katie Miller [Program Manager] 612.823.0122
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence
Amy Kondziolka [Children, Youth, and Families Program Manager] 952.884.0376
Nicki Tate [Minnesota Day One Coordinator] 952.646.6523
Kelly Martin-Kurtz 218.726.1442 x18
Jude Foster [Hennepin County Systems Change Program Manager] 612.871.5100 x15
What Youth Are Saying about SVC...
"All services are free of charge, and there is a gender neutral bathroom on every floor! But we would really like to see a Transgender Survivor Support Group."
SVC completed thier first Evaluation on February 20th, 2012
Rebecca Waggoner [Anti-Violence Program Director] 612.822.0127 x.7656
Minnesota Department of Education, Safe and Healthy Learners Team [HIV/STI Prevention State Coordinator] 651.582.8393
Brooke Stelzer [Director of Sexuality Education] 763.235.1984
Megan Holm [In Home Therapist] 651.772.5555 x.575
What Youth Are Saying about Face to Face...
"All services are sliding scale and there is an all gender bathroom! But we would really like them to start prescribing hormones."
Face to Face completed thier first Evaluation on January 30th, 2012
Erin Wilkins [Program Director] 651.523.0171 x.230
What Youth Are Saying about Family Tree...
"Great advertisements and brochures for all genders. Services are sliding scale and bathroom is single stall. We would really like them to start prescribing hormones."
Family Tree Clinic completed thier first Evaluation on December 16th, 2011
Roxanne Anderson [Interim Executive Director] 352.584.9907
Billy Navarro Jr.[Volunteer Program Coordinator] 612.590.1422
Dana Jeffries 612.235.6743
Cassie Clark [Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator] 952.767.0929
Jason Bucklin [Program Coordinator] 612.668.5482
Tiffany Lane [Program Coordinator] 651-603-4972
Jason Jackson [Program Assistant] 651.744.1562
Michelle Fournier [Safe Schools and Youth Community Organizer] 612.822.0127 x.7653
Roxanne Anderson [CEO - General Manager] 352.584.9907
Wesley A. Kaake [Owner] 612.275.4527
Clayton Roberts [Outreach and Event Coordinator] 612.244.4424
Leah Entenmann is currently pursuing a Master of Public Policy degree at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, concentrating in Gender and Global Policy with a Human Rights minor. Her research interests include international queer human rights, power-based personal violence, and legal systems and services. Leah has worked with TYSN to create a Know Your Rights, Know Your Resources manual for trans youth in Minnesota, acts as Community Advocate for CeCe McDonald at the Legal Rights Center, and serves on the Board of Directors at the Sexual Violence Center.
Roxanne Anderson [Co-Director] 352.584.9907