As with any good thing, changes eventually come. We at SANE SART are pleased to announce that in January 2013, SANE SART President & Police Commander Steve Potter will be passing on his role as President to SANE SART Board member & Sexual Assault Advocate, Terry Cox. She will make an excellent President who brings years of expertise and compassion to the position!
Former Napa City Council Member, business man , James Krider will be replacing Teresa Cunningham Esq. as Vice President. If he is as passionate about racing as he is RACING CARS, we could all be in for a ride! Don’t worry Teresa Cunningham Esq. will still be on our be on our Board of Directors, we couldn’t do our work without her. She will be serving us in strategic planning and consulting on all legal matters.
We are also saddened and pleased for founding member RN SANE Vickie Whitson, who is retiring. She will however join our Board of Directors and serve as an R.N. Education Consultant. She was one of our founding nurses and as a B.S.N. who attended nursing school at Solano College & the University of California, Dominguez Hills; she displayed an abiding passion to serve others.
She has been an RN for 18 years and a compassionate Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner(SANE-A) for 13 years. In her retirement she plans to enjoys being a grandmother, reading, crocheting and rooting for her San Diego Chargers.
Her dedication has inspired us all to serve the survivors in our jurisdiction with the grace and professionalism as she did. Pictured here (from L to R) with Judy Durham(SAVS), Lisa Lewis-Javar(E.D. SANE SART) R.N. SANE’s Vickie Witson, Kari Cordero, Karen Stewart, Sara Zombrano, and Treasurer, Nicole Solario.
Other board members include: Shandra Knego, Kathy Lenning, Paige Kinsman, James Byrum, Maria Carlomagno, Edward Ballerini, , Honorary Memeber Gary LiebersteinDistrict Attorney and Lisa Lewis-Javar, RN SANE-A & Executive Director of SANE SART.