Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Blue Water Safe Horizons is a registered 501 (c)(3) nonprofit agency and, as such, is governed by a volunteer board of directors composed of interested, concerned, citizens who are passionate about our mission:

“The mission of Blue Water Safe Horizons is to increase awareness of intimate-partner and sexual violence and its effect on the community, to empower those victimized by providing advocacy and safe and effective services, and to work for social change through education and community collaboration.”

Board members are asked to serve three year terms. Our board members bring a wide range of professional skills, community knowledge and passion for the mission.

Current board members include:

Chair Person:

Martha Macauley

Senior Accountant, Southwest Solutions

Term: 2022-2025

Vice Chair Person:

Therese Damman
Principal, Avoca Elementary School
Term: 2021-2024

Catherine Mills
Managing Director, CityFlats Hotel & Sperry’s Movie House
Term: 2021-2024


Nigar Hussain
Community Activist
Term: 2021-2024

Paul Torres
Accountant, Torres Tax & Accounting Services, LLC
Term: 2020-2023

Rachael Farquher
Community Activist
Term: 2020-2023

Jennifer Vandenbossche

Term: 2021-2024

Brian Kerrigan

Term: 2021-2024

Tim Donnellon
Investigator, Michigan Gaming Control Board
Term: 2021-2024

Jim Jones

Associate Professor, St. Clair. County Community College

Term: 2021 – 2024

Katherine King

Mobile Outreach Nurse Practitioner, Community First Health Centers

Term: 2022-2025

Cortney Carl

Victim Rights Coordinator, St. Clair Co. Prosecuting Office

Term: 2022-2025


Executive Director:
Rochelle Bannon, MA, LLMFT, NBC-HWC, CCTP

Director of Outreach Programs:

Maegan Swecker, BS

Director of Finance and Operations:
Ken Gadd

Administrative Assistant/Human Resources Generalist:
Lauran Barker