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About UDVC

Mission

Mission

Creating a state where domestic and sexual violence are intolerable.

 

Overview

Overview

Utah Domestic Violence Coalition is a private non-profit organization recognized nationally for providing expertise concerning issues of domestic and sexual violence to member programs, community partners and others in Utah.

We advocate for the development of policies and practices that enhance victim safety and empowerment while raising awareness of the need for prevention and intervention.

A membership structure is utilized to ensure the voices of victims and local communities remain central to our work and mission. Membership is comprised of non-profit victim service agencies and other allied agencies across Utah.

Coalition professionals provide technical assistance and training to member programs and community partners throughout the entire state.

As a 501(c)3 non-for-profit organization, Utah Domestic Violence Coalition is comprised of 36 voting members from across the state and various disciplines and a Board of Directors who are committed to creating a state where domestic and sexual violence are intolerable.

 

UDVC Team

UDVC Team

Executive Director
and
Legislative Liaison
Jenn Oxborrow
801-232-4441
Associate Director
and
Grants Manager
Liz Watson
801-558-4808
Business Manager Chris Davies
Technical Assistance
and
Program Manager
Kit Gruelle
919-218-2892
Outreach Coordinator AJ Hunt
801-440-5763
LAP Coordinator Maggie Bale
801-201-7462
Volunteer Coordinator Jen Czech
801-706-9901
Plural Services Coordinator Alina Darger
801-205-0800
OUTreach Resource Center Advocate Anna Tremonte
Housing Coordinator Vacant  
Legal Services Coordinator Vacant  

 

Board

Board of Directors

Name Position Committees Term Affiliation Contact Information
Debbie Mayo Chair Executive
Finance
9.30.2016 New Horizons Crisis Center 801-330-1234
James Harper Immediate Past Chair Executive
Governance
9.30.2017 Brigham Young University 801-319-3207
Jill Anderson Treasurer Executive
Finance
9.30.2016 CAPSA 435-757-1476
Hank Lee     9.30.2016 Gentle Ironhawk 435-459-1800
Keri Jones-Fonnesbeck Secretary Executive
Governance
9.30.2016 YWCA Utah 801-518-2364
Lindsay Gezinski Member, 10.1.2015  Fundraising 9.30.2018 University of Utah 801-641-0621
Cly’ta Berg Member, 10.1.2015 Chair Elect Executive 9.30.2018 Landis Salon and Survivor 801-897-8267
Chief Greg Butler Member, 10.1.2015   9.30.2018 Woods Cross Police Department 801-292-4422
Debbie Comstock Member, 10.1.2015   9.30.2018 Davis County School District 619-871-6947
Audrey Jiricko Member, 10.1.2015 Governance 9.30.2018 Intermountain Healthcare 801-698-0997
Sandra Hollins Member, 10.1.2015   9.30.2018 Volunteers of America 8013862394

Spencer Banks Member, 10.1.2015   9.30.2018 Utah Crime Victims’ Legal Clinic 801-915-9120

List of Board of Directors (PDF)

 

History

History

Utah Domestic Violence Council (UDVC) was founded in 1978 by Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).

Initially formed as a community forum to start the necessary dialogue about domestic violence in the state of Utah.

UDVC incorporated in 1993 and, in 1994, the Council became independent of DCFS.

Designated as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization in 1998.

In 2013, UDVC adopted a new set of bylaws and transitioned from a council to a coalition.

Utah Domestic Violence Coalition (UDVC) is recognized nationally as the state domestic violence coalition in Utah.

In 2013, UDVC adopted a new set of bylaws and transitioned from a council to a coalition.

Utah Domestic Violence Coalition is recognized nationally as the State domestic violence coalition in Utah.

 

Reports

Utah Domestic Violence Coalition (UDVC) is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our Federal Identification Number is 87-0524312. Donations to UDVC are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Please consult your tax professional for the most recent rules and regulations regarding deductions.

UDVC 2015 Tax Return (990)

UDVC 2014 Tax return (990)