Staff and Board Members


CMSAC employs eight paid staff members.  CMSAC is governed by a Board of Directors.  Members are: Jim Pehler, Sue Meyer, Mary Jo Sandretsky, Patty Volk, Connie Walz, Bill Nelson, Crescent Hoffman, Heidi Gaetz, Tara Larson, Katie Nelson

  • Positions include:

Executive Director, Administrative Assistant, Volunteer Advocate Coordinator, Youth Services Coordinator, Communities of Color Outreach Coordinator, Human Trafficking Services Coordinator, Disability Services Coordinator, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE’s), and a SANE Program Manager.

  • Our goals are:
  1. To assist and support individuals who have experienced sexual violence and address the impact and affects on their lives.
  2. To create a safe environment for individuals/communities in order to meet their own self-defined needs. These needs may change as an individual moves from the initial disclosure/discovery through the healing process and/or recovery.
  • Current Staff
  • Peggy LaDue, Executive Director –
  • Dee Sawyer, Youth Services
  • Tamara Hennes-Vix, SANE Program Manager –
  • Renae Lockerby, Volunteer Advocate Coordinator –
  • Rebecca Hall, Communities of Color Outreach Coordinator –
  • Rebecca Kotz, Human Trafficking Services Coordinator-
  • Samantha Preusser, Social Work Intern/Direct Services Coordinator-