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Domestic Abuse Commission

The purpose of the Domestic Abuse Commission is to protect and defend victims of Domestic Violence by empowering our community through knowledge and awareness.  The committee meets every couple of months. 

The Domestic Abuse Commission consists of:
  • Three Citizen Members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by Council
  • One member of the:
    • Mayor's Office
    • City Council
    • Police Department
    • School Board


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Current Domestic Abuse Commission Members

Organization  Member 
Mayor's Office Rep  Mayor Katie Gallagher
Police Department Rep  Scott Mielke, Chief
Council Rep  Meg Ryan Shockey
School Board Rep  Bonnie Bartczak 
Citizen Rep  Joanne Maroulis
Citizen Rep  Ruth Ann Scarbro 
Citizen Rep  Robin Lawrence 

Education and Resources

Teen Dating Violence

Elder Abuse