Staff & Board 

Meet our team

Meet our board

At SCAN, we are committed to our mission. In order to help us fulfill that mission, we have gathered a team of committed professionals who represent excellence and integrity in their field and are driven by a passion to build a safer world for children.

Martha Abbott, MS


Board of Visitors, University of Mary Washington

Christine Tipton

Vice President

Director of Division Services, American Psychological Association

Joe Carlin, MS, MBA


Principal, JoXeone Capital

Cynthia Peterson, MSW


Child Abuse Prevention Program Manager, Child Welfare Information Gateway

Jennifer Strickland, MA

Strategic Advisor

Principal, Schoolhouse Partners, LLC

David Cleary, MS


Retired, President, Cleary and Oxford Associates

Ravi Chandra

Region President, Virginia West Region, Wells Fargo

Tom Ciolkosz

Senior Vice President, Atlantic Union Bank

Jordan Costen-Sumpter, MSW

Founder, Board Member, Safe Space NOVA

Valerie Cuffee, MSW

Assistant Director of Clinical Services, Loudoun County Government

Gisela Diaz, MA

Bilingual/Bicultural School Psychologist, Prince William County Schools

Darryl Dove, MBA

Section Chief, Department of Justice

Laura Gosse

Founder, LRG Works

Rachel Johnston, MPA

Consultant, Knowesis Inc.

John Kudless

Senior Consulting Vice President, Grenzebach Glier and Associates

Allison Lowry, MPA

Program Manager, Child Abuse & Neglect, Fairfax County

Michele McLaughlin, MPA

Child and Community Advocate

Hamid Munir

District Director for Northern Virginia District PTA

Meredith Richman

Manager, Audit Services, RSM US LLP

Hedy Sadeghein, CPA

Audit Manager, Johnson Lambert

Kevin Weigand, Esq.

Counsel, Venable LLP

Terry Wright, LCSW, MSW

School Social Worker, Alexandria City High School

Honorary board

Kelly Harbitter, Chair

Rina Bansal, MD, MBA, Inova

Linda Banton

The Honorable Don Beyer, U.S. Representative

John Taylor Chapman, City Councilmember, City of Alexandria

The Honorable Barbara Favola, Virginia State Senator

Donna Fleming Cuviello

Tim Gale, AMS Group

David Hawkins, McEnearney Associates, Inc 

Leana Katz

Marc Katz, Custom Ink

Sheriff Stacey A. Kincaid, Fairfax County