About Cal SAFE

Guiding Principles

 

TRAUMA-INFORMED PATIENT CARE

The emotional needs of the patient are the forefront of patient care.

EVIDENCE BASED

Sexual assault forensic medical exams are based on valid and current scientific research published in peer-reviewed journals.

MULTI-DISCIPLINARY TEAM MEMBER

Participation with law enforcement officers, criminalists, prosecutors, and victim advocates on local intervention teams ensures a coordinated response.

STATE AND LOCAL COLLABORATIVE PARTNER

Collaboration with state associations and state and local agencies is key to successful intervention approaches and strategies.

Board of Directors

Our team has led, scaled and delivered training and technical assistance to developing and existing examination teams to advance the field of sexual assault forensic medicine and nursing.

 

Michelle Shores

President
San Diego County

Hillary Larkin

Vice President
Alameda County

Sheree Goldman

Membership Chair
Monterey County

Malinda Wheeler

Treasurer
Orange County

Yvonne Bennett

Secretary
Riverside County

Kim Walker

Board Member
Santa Clara, Santa Cruz County

Jaqueline winters-hall

Board Member
Butte, Glen County

Angela Vickers

Board Member
Sacramento County

sally wilson

Board Member
Los Angeles County

Jessica Thayer

Board Member
San Francisco County

Jessica marques

Board Member
San Francisco County

Gina D'Aquilla

Board Member
Ventura County

Sarah cooper

Board Member
Kern County

Kari Codero

Board Member
Napa, Marin, Solano County

Denise wheeler

Board Member
Siskiyou County

Elizabeth Tighe

Alternate Board Member
Los Angeles County

Support Team

Joy hardt

Communications Director

Destine Teves Borrego

Legislative Committee Navigator

WILLIAM M. GREEN

Technical Advisor

Marilyn Peterson

Technical Advisor

Adult/Adolescent SAFE Team Directory

Changes happen rapidly and quickly in the medical world! This map was updated and confirmed on 2.8.2021, and is a “work in progress”. If a contact number does not work listed on the map itself (click on cross icon), please email us @  info.calsafe@gmail.com for updated information.