The Board of Directors of RESOLVE of Greater Rochester, a nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and delivering innovative community-centered solutions that empower individuals, families and communities to break the cycle of domestic violence, announced today that Mary Whittier will step in as Interim CEO. Allison (Alli) O’Malley, former Chief Executive Officer, is transitioning to an independent role of advocacy and public service for individuals and families impacted by domestic violence, effective December 31, 2019, after 11 years of service.
Effective January 13, 2020, Whittier will begin her role with a primary responsibility of working closely with the Board of Directors, staff, partners and supporters to support RESOLVE move into the next chapter of the organization’s development. She will be creating a strategic plan that will ensure the organization continues to strengthen and grow.
Whittier comes to RESOLVE having previously been the founding Executive Director of Bivona Child Advocacy Center and social work experience at Golisano Children’s hospital.