WASAVP joins our state agencies in recognizing the significant contributions of local prevention leaders, advocates and organizations to the prevention field.
Liz Wilhelm, Seattle Children’s Hospital
) Project coordinator for Seattle Children's
Prevention Works in Seattle
Coalition; serves on the Washington Association for Substance Abuse and Violence Prevention Board and Prevention Specialist Certification Board of Washington.
Kathy Deschner, Prevent Together: Battle Ground Prevention Alliance
; youth DREAM Team leader, community activist.
Cathy Kelley, Sunnyside United–Unidos Coalition
; MERIT Resource Services; oversaw prevention and intervention programs for 23 school districts through Educational Service District 105.
Chloe Anne Noel Connors, Unite! Washougal Coalition (youth leader)
; organized "Challenge for Change" event; focusing on creating strategies to support positive, healthy choices.
Washington Poison Center (organization)
; serving Washington residents for more than 60 years with assistance on poisoning, drug overdose, or toxic exposure.
WASAVP celebrates our 2018 prevention leaders and advocates