Selected by the board of directors in early 2008, Ms. Brayden brings over 15 years of not-for-profit management experience to New England's first domestic violence agency. She oversees all aspects of programs and management to ensure efficiency, fiscal and service accountability and the organization's creative and innovative growth. Ms. Brayden's career has focused on program development and stabilization and she has distinguished herself through creative change management and strategic programmatic enhancement. Most recently she served as the Director of Programs and Operations for Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries, Inc. in Salem, Massachusetts. Prior to that, she held leadership positions at Family Continuity Program in Lawrence, Massachusetts, including Director of Administrative Operations, Director of Human Resources and Program Director. Ms. Brayden holds a B.A. in Criminal Justice from Salem State College and a Master of Business Adminstration from Endicott College.