ABOUT US                                                               

Our Mission


The DVC is the only nonprofit organization in Douglas County that unites people, services and systems to end intimate partner violence. Through collective impact, public policy advocacy, community safety assessments, and a training institute for professionals, we work to ensure that every person who reaches out for help will find it.




Executive Committee


Board Chair
   Sue Behr
   Community Volunteer
Vice Chair
Aimee Melton, JD
   Omaha City Council Member
   Partner, Reagan, Melton & Delaney LLP

 James L. Sousley CPA
   Partner, Seim Johnson, LLC

  Elizabeth Keller-Charbonneau, PhD. - UNO



C. Timothy Dickel, EdD - Professor of Education, Creighton University

Frances Holeton - Domestic Violence Program Director, Catholic Charities

Alex Hayes - Security Director, Mutual of Omaha and Retired Omaha Chief of Police

Amy Richardson - CEO, Women's Center for Advancement

Jen Gaughan, Esq. - Director of Litigation and Advocacy, Legal Aid of Nebraska

Anne Boatright, RN - SANE Service Coordinator, Nebraska Methodist Health System



Anne Steinhoff - Interim Executive Director

Michelle Patterson, MPA, MSW - Data and Evaluation Coordinator

Jean Imray - Communications and Operations Specialist

Christon MacTaggart - Community Response Coordinator





Women’s Fund of Omaha

1111 N. 13th Street, Suite #106  |  Omaha, NE 68102   |  402-827-9280