Kristen Rector, LAPSW

President and CEO

Kristen began her career at Prevent Child Abuse Tennessee 14 years ago as a home visitor. Her experience working with families and as a mother to two children shapes her vision for the organization and ignites her passion to give every child in Tennessee a great childhood. In her tenure, the organization has grown from a staff of two to over 50 employees. Dedicated to building a trauma informed culture, she advocates for what is best for Tennessee's children and families. Under her leadership, the organization is reaching more children and families than ever in its history. 

organization Leadership

Katherine Snyder, MPA Chief Operating Officer

Katherine Snyder, MPA

Chief Operating Officer

Jennifer Vaida, MPH Director of Programs

Jennifer Vaida, MPH

Director of Programs

Suzie Browning, CPA Chief Financial Officer

Suzie Browning, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Melanie Scott Director of Development

Melanie Scott

Director of Development

Tanya Brown Director of Operations

Tanya Brown

Director of Operations

 

Regional leadership

Trevor Crowder Program Manager- Middle Tennessee

Trevor Crowder

Program Manager- Middle Tennessee

Susan Moore Program Manager- East Tennessee

Susan Moore

Program Manager- East Tennessee

Richard Tate Program Manager- Tennessee Valley

Richard Tate

Program Manager- Tennessee Valley