DVIS Boards



Tracey Lyall has been the executive director of DVIS in Tulsa, Okla. since May 2007. Lyall holds a bachelor of arts from the University of Tulsa in psychology, as well as a master of social work from the University of Oklahoma and is a licensed social worker (LSW). Lyall brings over 20 years supervision and management experience to DVIS.

Prior to her employment as the DVIS executive director, she served as the executive director of the Salvation Army Center of Hope, a nonprofit organization that offers emergency shelter, emergency financial assistance and transitional housing programs for homeless individuals and families, a position she has held since 2000. In the 1990s, she served DVIS as an advocate, counselor and transitional living coordinator.

Tracey is involved in the Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Steering Committee and Personnel Chair, the Child Protection Coalition Steering Committee and the Family Safety Center Operations Committee.

Board of Directors Associate Board
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Board meetings are generally held the fourth Tuesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at 3124 E. Apache St., unless specifically stated otherwise.

2018/19 Meeting Dates
July – No Meeting
August 28
September 25
October – No Meeting
November 20
December – No Meeting
January 22
February 26
March – No Meeting
April 23
May 21
June 25

2017/18 Meeting Dates
June 27 – View agenda, View minutes
July – No Meeting
August 22 – View agenda, View minutes
September 26 – View agenda, View minutes
October – No Meeting
November 28 – View agenda, View minutes
December – No Meeting
January 23 – View agenda, View minutes
February 27 – View agenda, View minutes
March – No Meeting
April 24 – View agenda, View minutes
May 22 – View agenda,View minutes
June 26 – View agenda


Shiela Haynes

Mari Ramsey

Laura Nelson
Vice President

Barbara Knowlton

Joel Harper

Virginia Cohlmia
Past Vice President

Board Members Emeritus

  • Ann Marie Constable
  • Sharon Bertram
  • Lee Eslicker
  • Mary Frances Edmonds
  • Rosemary Harris
  • Paula Huck
  • Katie Mabrey
  • Liz Ross
  • Dan Schmidt
  • Alan Weeks


  • Kendall Carpenter
  • Erica Dorwart
  • Don Henderson
  • Jill Jones
  • Becky Lincoln
  • Ann Lowry
  • Darcey Moran
  • Adam Paluka
  • Stacey Schmidt
  • Jeff Snodgrass
  • James Stephens
  • Kari Taylor
  • Susan Thomas
  • Stacy Tiger

DVIS Advisory Board

  • Pat Bailey
  • Mary Ellen Bridwell
  • Patty Cappy
  • Bryan Close
  • Dee Jakubowski
  • Marilyn Keller
  • Bill Knight
  • Paula Marshall
  • Al and Ruth Sowards
  • Barbara Thornton
  • Steve Turnbo
  • Donna Witt

DVIS Associate Board

  • Damon Roberts, President
  • Jack Beesley
  • Misti Center
  • Melissa Darby
  • Sarah Dash
  • Joel Dash
  • Andrea Gentis
  • Katie Hackett
  • Kelly Huber
  • Billie Hunt
  • Katie Lieberman
  • Ann Lowry
  • Katie Mabrey, President Elect
  • Charity Marcus
  • Lisa Mogelnicki
  • Meredith Peebles
  • Melissa Perry
  • Corbin Pierce
  • Sarah Regan
  • Michelle Rix
  • Shannon Slagle
  • Ashley Stephenson
  • Madelyn Tackett, President Elect