DVIS Leadership & Boards



Tracey Lyall has been leading 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 28 years of advocacy, social justice work, and nonprofit management experience to DVIS.

Prior to her employment as the DVIS CEO, 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 on the board of the Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault and a member of both the Family Safety Center Leadership Council and A Way Home for Tulsa Leadership Council.


DVIS Leadership

Margaret Black, LPC-S – Vice President of Clinical Services
Lori Gonzalez, MS-LPC-S – Vice President of Advocacy Services
Jordan Gustin, MA, LPC-S, IME® (III) – Vice President of Clinical Services
Tracey Lyall, MSW, LSW – Chief Executive Officer
Megan Martin, Esq. – Vice President of Legal Services
Debby Raskin – Chief Human Resources Officer
Shelby Torrence, LADC-MH Supervisee – Vice President of Safe Housing Services
Rose Turner, MSW, LCSW – Chief Administrative Officer
Lindy Whorton – Chief Financial Officer

Cathy Wilkie – Chief Development Officer


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.

2021/22 Meeting Dates
July – No Meeting
August 24 – Agenda, Minutes
September 28 – Meeting Canceled
October – No Meeting
November 30 – Agenda, Minutes
December – No Meeting
January 25 – Meeting Canceled
February 22 – Agenda, Minutes
March  – No Meeting
April 26 – Agenda, Minutes
May 24 – Agenda, Minutes
June 28 – Agenda, Minutes

2022/23 Meeting Dates
July – No Meeting
August 23 – Agenda, Minutes
September 27 – Agenda
October – No Meeting
November 29
December – No Meeting
January 24
February 28
March  – No Meeting
April 25
May 23
June 27


Rachel James

Justice Waidner Smith

Scott Bonnallie
Vice President

Roni Rierson Stacklin

Sharon Bertram

Jeff Snodgrass
Past President

Board Members Emeritus

  • Erica Dorwart
  • Mary Frances Edmonds
  • Charles “Lee” Eslicker
  • Rosemary Harris
  • Paula Huck
  • Jill Jones
  • Barbara Knowlton
  • Ann Lowry
  • Katie Mabrey
  • Laura Nelson
  • Adam Paluka
  • Mari Ramsey
  • Liz Ross
  • Daniel Schmidt
  • Stacey Schmidt
  • Kari Taylor
  • Susan Thomas
  • R. Alan Weeks


  • Barbara Abercrombie
  • Rhiannon Baker
  • Kendall Carpenter
  • Michael Chromy
  • Ann-Marie Constable
  • Jake Dollarhide
  • Cori Duke
  • Heather Flynn Earnhart
  • Robert Field
  • Don Henderson
  • Barbara Knowlton
  • Kellie Mathis
  • Matt McCord
  • Brittani Montgomery
  • Chris Posey
  • Damon Roberts
  • Stacey Schmidt
  • Cynthia Simmons Taylor
  • Rachel Watson
  • Sherri Watson

DVIS Advisory Board

  • Mary Ellen Bridwell
  • Patty Cappy
  • Dee Jakubowski
  • Marilyn Keller
  • Bill Knight
  • Paula Marshall
  • Al Sowards
  • Barbara Thornton
  • Steve Turnbo
  • Donna Witt

DVIS Associate Board

  • Ashley Abel
  • Joan Anderson
  • Taylor Allen
  • Leah Bowles
  • Lyndsy Byrd
  • Jenée Day
  • Erika Estes
  • Kelly Harper
  • Mary Hastings
  • Carissa Hon
  • Sarah Hutcherson
  • Sarah Isbell
  • Katie Mabrey
  • Lisa Mogelnicki
  • Becca Povlock
  • Michelle Rix
  • Damon Roberts
  • Ashley Stephenson
  • Katie Wilhoit
  • Madeleine Wille
  • Angelina Yelich