Board of Directors

Dr. George Belitsos

Board Chair

Biographical Sketch of George P. Belitsos (a.k.a Dr. George) George P. Belitsos is the founder and Chief Executive Officer Emeritus, of Youth and Shelter Services, Inc. (YSS.) Headquartered in Ames, YSS provides a full spectrum of … Read More

Jonathan Causey

Board Vice Chair

Manager and Lead Counsel, Causey & Ye Law, P.L.L.C. … Read More

Jennifer Kerger

Board Treasurer

Director of Family Services, Salvation Army … Read More

Maggie Tinsman

Board Secretary

Co-Chair of Legislative Advocacy Committee Advisory Board Chair, Braking Traffik Former State Senator, State of Iowa … Read More

Lauren Camp

Trafficking Attorney, Iowa Legal Aid Crime Victims Justice Corps Fellow Equal Justice Works … Read More

Sister Shirley Fineran

Siouxland Coalition Against Human Trafficking … Read More

Paul H. Fitzgerald

Story County Sheriff Proxy Voter for Paul Fitzgerald: Sgt. Elizabeth Quinn … Read More

Alyse Hardin

Family Resources Supervisor, Braking Traffik … Read More

Dr. Taylor Houston

Chair Evaluation, Research, and Best Practices Committee

Assistant Professor, Mount Mercy University … Read More

Shana Kargbo

Executive Director, Chains Interrupted … Read More

Katie Kyker

Chair, Network Fundraising Committee

Southwest Iowa Coalition on Human Trafficking Development Coordinator, Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital … Read More

Dr. Joseph Moravec

Professor, Mercy College of Health Sciences … Read More

Shirlee Reding

Co-Chair Evaluation, Research, and Best Practices Committee

Chair, Plymouth Task Force on Human Trafficking … Read More

Roxanne Riesberg

Child Protection Policy Program Manager, Iowa Department of Human Services … Read More

Bernadette Rixner

Outreach Coordinator, Siouxland Coalition Against Human Trafficking … Read More

Jessica Rohrs

Director of Victim Services, Family Crisis Centers, Sioux Center, IA … Read More

Dr. Alissa Stoehr

Iowa State University, Graduate Faculty - Sociology Department … Read More

Mike Tupper

Chief of Police, Marshalltown Police Department … Read More

Suzanne Wright

Executive Director, Set-Free Dubuque … Read More

Dr. Jan Beran


Protecting Our Children, Founder … Read More

Steve Eckley


Past President, Iowa Bar Association … Read More

Teresa Davidson


Human Trafficking Coordinator, Mercy Hospital, Cedar Rapids … Read More

Stephen Patrick O’Meara, J.D.


Retired Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of Iowa Retired Lead Prosecutor for the Federal Omaha Child Exploitation Task Force Former Executive Director, Omaha Coalition on Human Trafficking Nebraska Office of the Attorney … Read More