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Meet Our Team

 

Teresa C. Berry, LPC, LMFT

Teresa C. Berry, LPC, LMFT

Executive Director

Teresa has been with SARA since 1986. She earned her M.S. in Counseling Psychology from Radford University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC); Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); and, a Certified Massage Therapist (CMT). She has over 30 years of extensive experience working with survivors of sexual violence, grant writing, program development and fiscal management. She is an avid runner and marathoner who one day hopes to run the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

Laura B. Guilliams, MA, RYT-500

Laura B. Guilliams, MA, RYT-500

Director of Crisis Services

Laura joined the SARA team in October 2016, managing our 24-Hour Crisis Hotline, Volunteer Crisis Advocate program, and Advocacy program. Laura also teaches yoga, offering free, trauma-informed yoga for survivors at our administrative office while also working toward her 800-hour yoga therapy certification under the mentorship of Sarahjoy Marsh, MA, E-RYT-500, C-IAYT. Laura earned a B.S. in Communication from Radford University, an M.A. in Educational Leadership from the University of Central Florida, and an RYT-500 yoga teacher certification from The Breathing Space in Blacksburg, Va. Laura is a certified accessible yoga teacher and Accessible Yoga Ambassador. She has worked in the field of crisis intervention for more than 20 years both at non-profits and in higher education and has been teaching yoga since 2014.

VACANT

Director of Education and Outreach

VACANT

Director of Clinical Services