Board and Staff

DC SAFE Board of Directors

John Muir
Katten, Muchin, Rosenman, LLP

Ana Natalia Otero (Ex Officio)

Sarah Sattelmeyer
Pew Charitable Trusts

Anu Saxena
Hilton Worldwide

Stacey Sublett
Beveridge & Diamond, PC

Nicole Barcliff (Chair)
Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Mandy Wampler (Secretary)
US Department of Housing & Urban Development

Maureen Downs (Treasurer)
Tate & Tryon CPAs and Consultants

Yeva Avakyan
Save the Children

Kathy Flaherty
Matthews, Carter & Boyce


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Bridget Claborn
Research and Development Director

Michelle Sewell
Shelter Director

Kylie Hogan
Crisis Response Team Director

Ana Natalia Otero
Co-Founder and Executive Director

Jennifer Wesberry
Director of Operations

Danita Smith-Walker
Administrative Grants Manager

FOUnding Board Members

DC SAFE is extremely grateful for the time, energy, and vision provided by members of the founding Board of Directors.

  • Krisan Swaminathan

  • Erin Currier

  • Ellen Opper-Weiner

  • Sarah Connell

  • Devon Leppink Staren

  • Adrianna Ysern