The leadership of the Domestic Violence & Abuse Center includes representatives of the county governments, law enforcement, and other community members within Cavalier, Pembina, and Walsh Counties.


Karen Anderson, President
Walsh County Commissioner

Sally Backes, Vice President
Osnabrock Commissioner

Jill Denault, Secretary/Treasurer
Director, Pembina County Social Services

Jim Benjaminson
Pembina County Commissioner

Nick Moser
Cavalier County Commissioner

Megan Thompson
Park River Community Member

Pastor Bill Crosby
Cavalier Community Member

Tina Anderson
Grafton Community Member

Dawn Kruk
Langdon Community Member

Debra Olson
Executive Director