Heather Bellino, Chief Executive Officer, oversees the agency's operations, funding and service delivery. Bellino has been with TAP for over 15 years.
Denise Margo Moy, Chief Operating Officer, our highest-ranking attorney, fulfills the role of grant compliance and oversight on all cases. Moy graduated from UT School of Law and has been with TAP for over 20 years.
Bronwyn Blake, Chief Legal Officer, oversees our legal department. Blake graduated from UT School of Law, will serve as Adjunct Professor at UT Law beginning 2021 and has been with TAP for over 15 years.
Celia Tellez, Chief Development & Communications Officer, oversees the planning, implementing, and evaluating of our annual and long-term fundraising plans by increasing contributions from individuals, corporations, and foundations. Tellez most recently served as the Vice President of Council Program Operations & Consulting and Growth Initiatives at the Girl Scouts of the USA.
Kelly Buskirk, Vice President of Grants, oversees the planning, implementing, and evaluating of our annual grants plans. Buskirk has been with TAP for almost 5 years.
Amanda Elkanick Oder, Vice President of Advocacy & Outreach, directs all trainings and outreach programs to the public. Oder has 15 years of experience working with survivors, including as a Shelter Director and has been with TAP for over 8 years.
Jeremy Rathke, Vice President of Finance, oversees financial management, administration, and compliance to ensure financial excellence as the agency strategizes for growth. Rathke graduated from UT Austin and has been with TAP for over 5 years.