Colleen Armstrong is an Associate Director of Training & Technical Assistance at The HAVI, a fiscally sponsored program of HRiA. She brings over a decade of experience in gender-based violence prevention and direct victim services to this role. Prior to joining The HAVI, Colleen provided training and technical assistance to audiences across the country ranging from middle schools to elected officials on recognizing, preventing, and responding to sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking. She is deeply committed to building a violence free world where everyone has the support they need to achieve immediate safety as well as access to spaces and resources to heal and build their resilience. Colleen received her Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law school and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Emmanuel College.