APECA: Arizonans For The Protection Of Exploited Children And Adults
Our Board Members:
Jeffrey Gill is the Founder and lead Trial Attorney at the Gill Law Firm. Mr. Gill began his career serving in the military as an Intelligence Analyst responsible for processing tactical and strategic data to support military operations. After his tour, he completed his Juris Doctorate and immediately launched into a successful and passionate legal career. Mr. Gill began his ‘residency’ as a defense attorney in a medical malpractice firm. From there he moved into prosecution, knowing better the thought processes of the other side. Today he prides his work and his practice on holding corporations accountable to the American people through litigation on a level playing field. Mr. Gill’s passion doesn’t stop in the court room, it radiates through his entire life including working with youth fitness education programs, angel investment opportunities, as well as personal training and competing in multiple triathlons. There is one guarantee that Mr. Gill will always deliver: dedicated determination
Cory Quinn has a Bachelor of Business Administration and Accounting from Grand Canyon University. She is a certified public accountant offering services in areas of accounting, bookkeeping, tax preparation, and consulting.
Ben Hartley works state of Arizona Department of Health Services as a Registered Dietitian. Specializing in employee training for the Arizona WIC program, Ben enjoys applying the best evidence-based recommendations for nutrition, physical activity, and developmental changes for women throughout pregnancy, for infants, and children. As a dietitian Ben supports Natalie's House by approving menu plans and addressing any special dietary concerns. Ben and his wife Sara are Goodyear residents who most enjoy their church family and wild neighbors: quail, hummingbirds, and burrowing owls.
Dexter is a retired property appraiser from the Maricopa County Assessor's Office. In addition Dexter is a Bible Bowl coach, Bible group study leader as well as a husband and father for three great young adults.
John graduated with a bachelor's degree in Finance from Stetson University in Deland, Florida. He was a senior systems analyst for 10 years with Florida's Natural Growers before moving to Arizona and becoming a licensed realtor in 2005. John is a principle owner of Baxter Home Sales at Keller Williams Professional Partners in Goodyear Arizona. He a member of the Keller Williams Leadership Team (ALC). He is a Christian and attends church at Summit Community Church in Buckeye Arizona. John loves spending time outdoors with family and friends when he is not helping clients find the perfect home.
After 39 years of federal government service with the Department of Veterans Affairs Grace retired in July, 2010. Since then, Grace has become (and remained) actively involved in five different non-profit organizations, including Natalie's House. Grace loves helping each fulfill their individual mission. Grace also particularly enjoy fundraising and event planning.
Executive Director, RN, MN Janet Olson:
Founder and Executive Director of APECA. Janet has considerable experience in multiple aspects of nursing practice. Janet has a strong background in education and advocacy, focusing on all aspects of sexual trauma, exploitation, abuse and self-injury. Janet is a recipient of the 2009 Hon Kachina Volunteer Award.