24/7 Free and Confidential Help and Support Line 715-425-6443

St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team, Inc.
1343 N. Main Street River Falls, WI 54022

Board of Directors

A diverse board of 9-15 volunteers consisting of at least one law enforcement officer, victim advocate, and medical professional, who meet monthly and are responsible for governance and setting policy for the organization.

Seven committees of volunteers raise funds and seek new funding opportunities—Fundraising Committee and-  Grant Committee, develop personnel policies and assess long term staffing plans—Personnel Committee, oversee the communication of our message—Community Outreach Committee, maintain best clinical practices- Clinical Nursing Committee,  keep our fiscal operations in transparent and proper order—Finance Committee, assure that our board is working as a cohesive unit—Board Governance Committee.

2020 SART Board Members

Sharon Bergsholm (Chair) – Western Wisconsin Health

Tom Gunderson (Vice-Chair) – Chippewa Valley Technical College-River Falls

Pam Bellrichard (Secretary) – Victim Witness St. Croix County

Jean Smith (Treasurer) – Central Bank – retired

Ann Gustafson – St. Croix County – retired

Desiree Wiesen-Martin – University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Kelsey Derrick – Adoray Home Health & Hospice

Chris Loos – Hammond Police Dept. – Retired

Tanya Armstrong – UWRF Campus Police Dept.

Peter Potts-Shufelt – Cumberland Health-director of nursing

Adam Gingery, MBA – Western Wisconsin Health-CFO

Chelsea Zimmerman – Volt Workforce Solutions