DVIS CEO & 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

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.

2019/20 Meeting Dates
July – No Meeting
August 27 – View agenda, View minutes
September 24 – View agenda, View minutes
October – No Meeting
November 19 – View agenda, View minutes
December – No Meeting
January 28 – View agenda, View minutes
February 25 – View agenda
March 27 Emergency MeetingĀ  – View agenda
April 28 – View agenda
May 19
June 23


Stacey Schmidt

Barbara Knowlton

Jeff Snodgrass
Vice President

Don Henderson

Ann-Marie Constable

Mari Ramsey
Past President

Board Members Emeritus

  • Erica Dorwart
  • Mary Frances Edmonds
  • Lee Eslicker
  • Rosemary Harris
  • Shiela Haynes
  • Paula Huck
  • Laura Nelson
  • Liz Ross
  • Dan Schmidt
  • Kari Taylor
  • Susan Thomas
  • Alan Weeks


  • Sharon Bertram
  • Scott Bonnallie
  • Kendall Carpenter
  • Rachel James
  • Jill Jones
  • Robin Lacy
  • Ann Lowry
  • Katie Mabrey
  • Kellie Mathis
  • Adam Paluka
  • Roni Rierson
  • Damon Roberts
  • Justice Desiree Waidner Smith
  • Sherri Watson

DVIS Advisory Board

  • 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

  • Katie Mabrey, President
  • Damon Roberts, Past President
  • Taylor Allen
  • Joan Anderson
  • Lyndsy Byrd
  • Joel Dash
  • Erika Estes
  • Andrea Gentis
  • Katie Hackett
  • Mary Hastings
  • Kelly Huber
  • Billie Hunt
  • Sarah Regan Hutcherson
  • Katie Lieberman Hutto
  • Sarah Isbell
  • Allison Kager
  • Charity Marcus
  • Lisa Mogelnicki
  • Brandon Paul
  • Melissa Perry
  • Becca Povlock
  • Sarah Pruitt
  • Michelle Rix
  • Emalia Seto
  • Shannon Slagle
  • Ashley Stephenson
  • Katie Wilhoit
  • Madeleine Wille