Rae Romberg, Prevention Initiative Director
Prevention Inquiries, Community Prevention Planning, and Technical Assistance, Evaluation, Pathways Prevention
907-586-6563 | rromberg@andvsa.org
Megan Juneau, Youth Engagement Coordinator
Youth Engagement, Youth Media, Parent Engagement
907-586-6566 | mjuneau@andvsa.org
Kristen Rankin, Prevention Specialist
DELTA Impact, Boys Run I toowú klatseen, Pay Equity, School-focused Prevention
907-586-5643 | krankin@andvsa.org
ANDVSA Prevention Staff Roles:

  • ANDVSA brings together and supports ANDVSA DV/SA member program prevention staff.
  • ANDVSA convenes the statewide Pathways to Prevention Steering Committee.
  • ANDVSA prevention staff convene or participate in state level prevention subcommittees for: School-based Prevention; Evaluation; Fourth R and Fourth R evaluation; Stand Up Speak Up; Lead On; Youth Engagement; Prevention Data; Barriers to Health and Safety; Prevention Training and Infrastructure; Prevention Communications;  and Alaska Men Choose Respect.
  • ANDVSA awards funds to eligible programs for DELTA, OVW Engaging Men, VISTA and other grants.
  • ANDVSA provides competitive mini-grants for youth-led and male engagement DV/SA prevention projects.
  • ANDVSA hosts a drop-box and resource cache of prevention and evaluation materials.

Prevention Training, Technical Assistance, and Resources
ANDVSA provides training and technical assistance including:

  • Monthly web-conferences connecting prevention staff across the state to discuss relevant topics.
  • Monthly web-conferences on barriers to health and safety and root causes of violence.
  • Support for community readiness and needs and resource assessments.
  • Telephonic and in-person strategizing (or facilitation) for community prevention planning.
  • Tools and in-person training for community prevention capacity (including document development).
  • Evaluation planning and support.
  • Training for teachers and member program staff on the Fourth R.