Our Board

Our Board of Directors is comprised of men and women in Oxford County who share our vision of helping abused women and their children in our community. If you wish to be involved in DASO as a Board member, please contact the Executive Director, Rhonda Hendel, at 519-539-7488 ext. 223 or by email at rhonda[at]daso.ca. Please note that you do not have to be a Board member to participate in the activities of the agency. See our volunteer and events pages for suggestions.

2018/2019 Board of Directors

Pam Hagen, Chairperson
Susan Hodgins, Vice Chairperson
Francine Paquette, Secretary
Nino De Luca, Treasurer
Karen Greenham
Sabrina Guilbault
Danielle Paluska
Marci Shelton
Julie Thompson
Jaime-lyn Thorne
Rhonda Hendel, ex-officio to the Board

Management Team

Rhonda Hendel, Executive Director
Jen Weicker, Residential Manager
Karen Moritz, Business Manager
Heather Werby, Operations Manager

Our Partners

We are grateful for our funding partners without whom we would not be able to provide our services to our clients. They include:

Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (Click here to see our Multi-Sector Service Accountability Agreement)
Ontario Ministry of Health / LHIN
Oxford County

We also rely on donations from individuals and organizations for approximately 15 per cent of our operating budget. For more information on how you can support DASO click here or call 519-539-7488 ext. 223.